Louis Orville Breithaupt
Born in Berlin (later Kitchener), Ontario, the son of Louis Jacob Breithaupt and Emma Alvarine Devitt, he was educated at the University of Toronto. He became head of his family's leather business, Breithaupt Leather Company, in Kitchener. He was a Kitchener alderman for four years, and in 1923 became the youngest mayor in the city's history. He was a Liberal Member of Parliament from 1940 to 1952.
Breithaupt was appointed Lieutenant Governor of Ontario in 1952 and served until 1957.
- Louis Orville Breithaupt – Parliament of Canada biography
- Johnson, J.K. (1968). The Canadian Directory of Parliament 1867-1967. Public Archives of Canada.
- "Honorary Degrees". McMaster University. Retrieved 2009-09-28.
- "The Honourable Louis Orville Breithaupt (1890–1960)". Lieutenant Governor of Ontario. Retrieved 2009-09-28.
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William Daum Euler (Liberal)
|Member of Parliament from Waterloo North
Norman Schneider (Liberal)
|Lieutenant Governor of Ontario
John Keiller MacKay