Philippe Roy

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The Hon.
Philippe Roy
Philippe Roy a Paris.jpg
Senator for Edmonton, Alberta
In office
March 8, 1906 – April 21, 1911
Appointed by Wilfrid Laurier
Personal details
Born (1868-02-13)February 13, 1868
St-François, Quebec
Died December 10, 1948(1948-12-10) (aged 80)
Political party Liberal

Philippe Roy, PC (February 13, 1868 – December 10, 1948) was a Canadian physician, politician, and diplomat.

In 1906, he was called to the Canadian Senate representing the senatorial government division of Edmonton, Alberta. A Liberal, he resigned in 1911.[1] From 1911 to 1928, he was Canada's commissioner general in France. From 1928 to 1938, he was the first envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary.

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Diplomatic posts
Preceded by
Hector Fabre
Agent General to France
1891-1928
Succeeded by
Post Abolished
Preceded by
Established
Minister to France
1928-1938
Succeeded by
George Philias Vanier