Published since 1910, this work captures the lives and achievements of thousands of Canadian professionals, including artists, politicians, public servants, academics, writers, doctors, philanthropists, business moguls, athletes, and more.
Canadian Who's Who is the only authoritative publication of its kind in Canada, offering access to thousands of Canadian icons from all walks of life, including 2,104 Professors, 1,915 executives, 858 writers, 770 lawyers, 374 politicians, 364 artists, 344 scientists and researchers, 306 musicians, 157 athletes, 154 actors and more! This familiar bright-red volume is recognized as the standard reference source of contemporary Canadian biographies, profiling individuals in such fields as law, education, politics, entertainment, business, and more.
Documenting the achievement of Canadians from a wide variety of occupations and professions, Canadian Who's Who records the diversity of culture in Canada. These biographies are organized alphabetically and provide detailed information on the accomplishments of notable Canadians, from coast to coast. All who are interested in the achievements of Canada’s most influential citizens and their significant contributions to the country and the world beyond should acquire this reference title.
Detailed entries give:
- Date and place of birth
- Family details
- Career information
- Creative works
- Full addresses
Every year the publisher invites new individuals to complete questionnaires from which new biographies are compiled. The publisher also gives those already listed in earlier editions an opportunity to update their biographies. Those listed are selected because of the positions they hold in Canadian society, or because of the contributions they have made to Canada.
All who are interested in achievements of Canada's most influential citizens and their significant contributions to the country and the world beyond should acquire this reference title. Both series researchers and casual readers will find this edition to be fascinating and enlightening as ever before.