List of people on coins of Canada

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This is a list of notables on coins of Canada. Members of the Monarchy of Canada are not included.

A[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Anne of Green Gables 2008 Twenty-five cents Third oversized 25-cent piece in RCM history

B[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Sir Frank Wilton Baillie [1] 1992 20 Dollars Aviation Series
F.W. Baldwin [2] 1991 20 Dollars Aviation Series
W.C. Russell Bannock [3] (1995) 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Jean Beliveau 2005 50 Cents Hockey Legends
Alexander Graham Bell [4] 1997 100 Dollars 150th Birthday
Norman Bethune [5] 1998 5 Dollars 60th Anniversary of Dr. Bethune’s arrival in China
Johnny Bower 2005 50 Cents Hockey Legends
Joseph Brant (Thayendanegea) 2007 Silver Dollar Gold plated version exclusive to 2007 Proof Set

C[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Jacques Cartier [6] (1984) One Dollar 450th Anniversary of landing at Gaspe
Paul Cedarberg [7] (1973) Twenty-five cents Centennial of RCMP
James A. Chamberlain [8] (1996) 20 Dollars Aviation Series

F[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
J.E. Fauquier [9] (1990) 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Robert H. (Bob) Fowler [10] (1999) 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Terry Fox [11] (2005) One Dollar Coin was issued for circulation
Simon Fraser 2008 200 Dollars Mintage of 5,000 coins
Sir Martin Frobisher (2007) 20 Dollars International Polar Year

G[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Paul Gagnon [12] (1998) 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Phillip C. Garratt [13] 1991 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Stuart Graham [14] 1994 20 Dollars Aviation Series

H[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Paul Henderson [15] (1997) One Dollar 25th Anniversary of the Canada-Russia hockey series of 1972
Edward Higgins [16] (1997) 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Tim Horton (2005) 50 cents Hockey Legends

K[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Henry Kelsey (1990) Silver Dollar 300th Anniversary of Kelsey’s journey to the prairies
Dave Keon (2005) 50 cents Hockey Legends
Cindy Klassen [17] (2010) 25 cents Part of Vancouver Olympic coins collection

L[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Guy Lafleur 2005 50 Cents Hockey Legends
Robert Leckie [18] 1990 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Zebulon Lewis Leigh [19] 1993 20 Dollars Aviation Series
William S. Longhurst [20] (1998) 20 Dollars Aviation Series

M[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Alexander Mackenzie [21] (1989) Silver Dollar Bicentennial of the voyage to the Arctic ocean via the Mackenzie River
John A.D. McCurdy [22] (1991) 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Maisonneuve [23] 1992 100 Dollars Montreal, 350th Anniversary

N[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
George A. Neal [24] (1999) 20 Dollars Aviation Series
J. Omer (Bob) Noury [25] (1995) 20 Dollars Aviation Series

P[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Jacques Plante (2005) 50 cents Hockey Legends
Pope John Paul II (2005) 10 Dollars (Silver) and 75 Dollars (Gold) Both Memorial Coins

R[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Wilfred T. Reid [26] 1994 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Maurice Richard 2005 50 Cents Hockey Legends
James Armstrong Richardson, Sr. [27] 1993 20 Dollars Aviation Series

S[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Samuel de Champlain 2008 One Dollar To commemorate 400th Anniversary of Quebec City
Santa Claus [28] 2004 25 cents Holiday Coin Set
Murton A. Seymour [29] 1992 20 Dollars Aviation Series
Darryl Sittler 2005 50 Cents Hockey Legends

V[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Fern Villeneuve [30] (1997) 20 Dollars Aviation Series

Z[edit]

Name Year Denomination Special Notes
Janusz Zurakowski [31] (1996) 20 Dollars Aviation Series

References[edit]

  1. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 358
  2. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 358
  3. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 360
  4. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 379
  5. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 331
  6. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 172
  7. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 126
  8. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 360
  9. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 357
  10. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 362
  11. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 177
  12. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 361
  13. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 358
  14. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 359
  15. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 310
  16. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 361
  17. ^ http://www.heroines.ca/news/latest.html
  18. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 357
  19. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 359
  20. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 361
  21. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 305
  22. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 358
  23. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 378
  24. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 362
  25. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 360
  26. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 359
  27. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 359
  28. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 267
  29. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 358
  30. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 361
  31. ^ Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 60th Anniversary Edition, page 360

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