1959 in Canada

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Years in Canada: 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
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Years: 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962

Events from the year 1959 in Canada.

Incumbents[edit]

Crown[edit]

Federal government[edit]

Provincial governments[edit]

Lieutenant governors[edit]

Premiers[edit]

Territorial governments[edit]

Commissioners[edit]

Events[edit]

Full date unknown[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

New books[edit]

Awards[edit]

Sport[edit]

  • November 1 – Jacques Plante becomes the first ice hockey goalie to wear a protective face mask.

Births[edit]

January to March[edit]

April to June[edit]

Stephen Harper
Chris Hadfield

July to December[edit]

Full date unknown[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Thomas Laird Kennedy
Maurice Duplessis campaigning in the 1952 election

Full date unknown[edit]

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