Canada in the 1970's

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In History
  • Canada Withdraws from Hockey

    Canada Withdraws from Hockey
  • Total Solar Eclipse

    Total Solar Eclipse
  • Voting Age lowered to 18

    Voting Age lowered to 18
  • War Measures Act Invoked without war

    War Measures Act Invoked without war
  • Hurricane Beth hits Nova Scotia

    Hurricane Beth hits Nova Scotia
  • Cigarette Advertising Ends

    Cigarette Advertising Ends
  • Public Service Strike in Quebec

    Public Service Strike in Quebec
    Largest strike in Canadain history, 200 000 people.
  • First Women MPs in Quebec

    First Women MPs in Quebec
  • Death of Lester B. Pearson

    Death of Lester B. Pearson
  • Supreme Court recognizes Aboriginal title in law

    Supreme Court recognizes Aboriginal title in law
  • First Woman Lieutant-Governor

    First Woman Lieutant-Governor
  • First Women recruited to RCMP

    First Women recruited to RCMP
  • Oil Sands Developed

    Oil Sands Developed
  • CN Tower Completed

    CN Tower Completed
  • Human Rights Comission Created

    Human Rights Comission Created
  • Mandatory Seat Belts

    Mandatory Seat Belts
  • MPs vote not to reinstate death penalty

    MPs vote not to reinstate death penalty
  • First Inuit to enter Paliament

    First Inuit to enter Paliament
  • Child Tax Credit created

    Child Tax Credit created
  • Compact Disc Invented

    Compact Disc Invented
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    1970's Canada