List of Canadian Jews

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This is a list of Canadian Jews.

Artists[edit]

Business and philanthropy[edit]

Film, TV and stage[edit]

Actors and performers[edit]

Directors and producers[edit]

Historical figures[edit]

Politicians[edit]

Jurists and public servants[edit]

  • Rosalie Abella, Supreme Court Justice
  • Morris Fish, Supreme Court Justice
  • Bora Laskin, Supreme Court Justice
  • Michael Moldaver, Supreme Court Justice
  • Louis Rasminsky, Order of Canada,[50] banker, economist, 3rd Governor of Bank of Canada, alternate chairman foreign Exchange Control board, member of Economic and Financial section of the League of Nations, contributed to the Bretton Woods Conference
  • Marshall Rothstein, Supreme Court Justice
  • Tillie Taylor, judge, first chair of the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission

Activists[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Popular musicians[edit]

Writers[edit]

Authors[edit]

Journalists[edit]

Athletes[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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