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immigrant flag  Alex  DICK

  (b. 10 26 1900, Scotland   d. 1966Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada )  
Age: 66
Cause of Death: Cancer
Summary: Alex DICK was born 10 26 1900 in , Scotland . Alex DICK was the child of

Alex was an immigrant to Canada, arriving by 1966.

He married  Elizabeth WILSON .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Elizabeth WILSON  was born 1905 in , Scotland (United Kingdom) .  She died 1996 in Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada . 

Alex DICK died 1966 in Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Born in Lanarkshire Scotland

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Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada - St. Michael’s Cathedral Basilica
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Alex DICK married immigrant flag Elizabeth WILSON-- Place: 

immigrant flag James Wilson DICK (b.07 30 1927, , Scotland   d. 08 22 2004, Barrie, Ontario, Canada)

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10 26 1900
, Scotland (United Kingdom)

World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII. - January 22, 1901

News 1903 - The Ivanhoe, a popular electric car, is made by Canada Cycle and Motor Co. of Toronto. timeline.asp -

World History 1903 - Marconi sends and receives the first wireless transatlantic communication
One hundred years ago on Saturday, a young Italian inventor named Guglielmo Marconi stood on a...Read MORE...

Canada 1903 - Canada loses the Alaska boundary dispute when British tribunal representative Lord Alverstone sides with the U.S. (Oct. 20). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1868-to-1918.html -

News (1904 - 1913) Over 600,000 Scots emigrated webimage/ countrys/ europe/ scotland/ ukstimeln.htm -

News April 19, 1904: Great fire in Toronto started
The Great Toronto Fire destroys much of that city's downtown, but there are no fatalities.
The Old Farmer's Almanac - April 19, 1904

Canada 1905 - September 1 - Province of Alberta created; Edmonton named provisional capital webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ abztimeln.htm - September 1, 1905

Canada 1905 - September 1 - Sasketchewan became province; Walter Scott first premier webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ skztimeln.htm -

World History 1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples. - April 7, 1906

Canada 1907 - The Quebec Bridge, under construction, collapses

Canada 1908 - Peter Verigin, leader of the Doukhobours since his arrival in Canada in 1902, leads the extremist Sons of Freedom to British Columbia. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1868-to-1918.html -

News 1909 - The first Grey Cup game; the University of Toronto football team defeats Toronto Parkdale. A trophy has been donated by the governor general, Earl Grey. timeline.asp -

World History 1912 - April 15 - Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic
At 2:20 a.m. on April 15, 1912, the British ocean liner Titanic sinks into the North Atlantic Ocean about 400 miles south of Newfoundland, Canada. The massive ship, which carried 2,200 passengers and ...Read MORE...

World History 1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium
August 1, 1914 - Germany declares war on Russia. France and Belgium begin full mobilization.

August 3, 1914 - Germany declares war on France, and invades neutral Belgium. Britain then sends an...Read MORE...

World History 1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool. - May 7, 1915

Canada 1917 - Canadian Government enforced conscription, rioting occurred
August 29 – WWI: The Military Service Act is passed in the Canadian House of Commons, giving the...Read MORE...

Canada 1917 - December 6 - Halifax Explosion: Two freighters collide in Halifax Harbour at Halifax, Nova Scotia and cause a huge explosion that kills at least 1,963 people, injures 9,000 and destroys part of the city - December 6, 1917

Canada 1917 - Income tax is introduced in Canada as a temporary wartime measure.

Canada 1918 - Women win the right to vote in Canadian federal elections. All provinces follow suit by 1922 except Quebec, which does not give women the right to vote in provincial elections until 1940.

World History 1918 - October 31 – The Hungarian government terminates the personal union with Austria, officially dissolving the Austro-Hungarian empire. - October 31, 1918

World History 1919 - June 28 - The Treaty of Versailles is signed, blaming Germany for World War I and creating a League of Nations
World War I (1914-1918) was finally over. This first global conflict had claimed from 9 million to...Read MORE...

Canada 1920 - Canada joins the League of Nations at its inception.

News (1921 - 1931) More than 400,000 Scots emigrated webimage/ countrys/ europe/ scotland/ ukstimeln.htm -

News 1921 - July 27 – Researchers at the University of Toronto led by biochemist Frederick Banting announce the discovery of the hormone insulin. - July 27, 1921

1927 Birth of Child
James Wilson DICK was born 07 30 1927, , Scotland (United Kingdom)
Canada 1928 - The Supreme Court of Canada rules that the BNA Act does not define women as "persons" and are therefore not eligible to hold public office. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

Canada 1929 - The British Privy Council reverses the Supreme Court decision of 1928, and women are legally declared "persons" (Oct. 18). The Great Depression begins. the Workers' Unity League is formed. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

Canada The return to stability in the mid-1920s lasts only briefly as the crash of 1929 plunges the country into economic chaos.

Canada: A People's History ( history/ ) -

World History 1929 - February 11 - Independent State of Vatican City created by Lateran Treaty
Lateran Concordat of 1929
On February 11th, 1929, an historic treaty was signed between the...Read MORE...

News 1930 - (Scotland) Unemployment reached 25% webimage/ countrys/ europe/ scotland/ ukstimeln.htm -

Canada Canada's economy collapses during the 1930s, creating a prolonged political and social crisis.
In the context of the Dust Bowl, the relief camps and the Regina Riot, political leaders such as...Read MORE...

World History 1930 - February 18 - Pluto is discovered
Pluto was discovered at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, by astronomer Clyde W....Read MORE...

Canada 1931 - The Statute of Westminster (Dec. 11) authorizes the Balfour Report (1926), granting Canada full legislative authority in both internal and external affairs. The Governor General becomes a representative of the Crown. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

News 1934 - Scottish National Party founded; Queen Mary launched for maiden voyage webimage/ countrys/ europe/ scotland/ ukstimeln.htm -

Canada 1934 - The Bank of Canada is formed. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

Canada 1939 - Canada began participation in World War II
Canada declares war on Germany (Sept. 10) after remaining neutral for a week following the British...Read MORE...

Canada 1939 - Québec adopts the motto Je me souviens (I remember)

World History 1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

September 1, 1939

World History 1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain

May 10, 1940

World History 1941 - December 11 - Germany and Italy declare war on the United States. The U.S. responds in kind. - December 11, 1941

Canada 1942 - About 22000 Canadians of Japanese descent are stripped of non- portable possessions, interned and evacuated as security risks (Feb. 26). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

Canada 1944 - First socialist government in North America established with Premier Thomas C. Douglas as leader (Sask.) webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ skztimeln.htm -

World History 1944 - June 6 - WWII – D-Day:
155,000 Allied troops shipped from England land on the beaches of Normandy in northern France, beginning Operation Overlord and the Invasion of Normandy. The Allied soldiers quickly break through the ...Read MORE...

Canada 1945 - Canada joins the United Nations (June 26). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

World History 1945 - September 2 - World War II ends
Japan Surrenders Formally, Unconditionally to Allies in Short Ritual; V-J Day Today

Truman Lauds Day of Victory Over Tyranny
Bright New Era of Hope of International Good Will...

Canada The end of World War II signals the end of fifteen years of social, political and economic upheaval.
The post-war baby boom and government economic and social policies give rise to unprecedented...Read MORE...

World History 1947 - February 25 - The German state of Prussia is officially abolished by the Allied Control Council. - February 25, 1947

World History 1948 - The State of Israel is officially created
On May 14, 1948, David Ben-Gurion, the head of the Jewish Agency, proclaimed the establishment of...Read MORE...

World History 1949 - The Soviet Union successfully detonates an atomic weapon


Toronto, Ont., Sept. 17. (AP) -...

World History 1949 - Communists under Mao assume power in China
Mao Zedong proclaims People’s Republic of China

"Naming himself head of state, communist...

Toronto, Jan. 21. - (CP) - Refugees from Europe's barbed wire and prison bars died behind bars...Read MORE...

World History 1950 - June 25 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea
Armed forces from communist North Korea smash into South Korea, setting off the Korean War. The...Read MORE...

Canada 1952 - Radio-Canada (television station) begins broadcasting

World History 1953 - July 27 - Korean War ends
After three years of a bloody and frustrating war, the United States, the People's Republic of...Read MORE...

News March 30, 1954: Official opening of Canada's first subway (Toronto)

The Old Farmer's Almanac - March 30, 1954

News 1954 - Hurricane Hazel
Hazel was first spotted east of the Windward Islands on October 5. It moved through the islands...Read MORE...

World History 1957 - October 4 - USSR launches Sputnik 1 - Space race begins
Russian People Tickled Pink at Success of Their Sputnik

MOSCOW (AP) - The Russian people are...

World History 1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall

Canada 1963 - Voting age in Canada lowered from 21 to 18 years -

Canada 1965 - Canada adopts the maple leaf flag
Queen Elizabeth II officially recognizes the new Canadian flag. (The old Red Ensign was never...Read MORE...

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