Michiel Horn

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Michiel Steven Daniel Horn (/ˈmkəl/; born September 3, 1939, Baarn, Netherlands) is a Canadian professor and historian.

Life and career[edit]

His family migrated to Canada from the Netherlands in 1952, settling in Victoria, British Columbia.[1]

He graduated from Victoria High School (Class of 1956)

He holds a BA from the University of British Columbia, and an MA and PhD from the University of Toronto. He is currently a professor emeritus of history and university historian at Glendon College, York University, in Toronto,[2] where he has worked since 1968.[1]

He has been married to Cornelia Maria Schuh, a lawyer and civil servant with the Ontario provincial government, since December 29, 1984. They have two sons, Daniel and Patrick.

In 2002, he was inducted into the Royal Society of Canada in Academy II (Social Sciences).


See also[edit]


  • Elizabeth Lumley (Editor), Canadian Who's Who 2006, University of Toronto Press, 2006, ISBN 0-8020-4054-3
  • Michiel Horn, Becoming Canadian: Memoirs of an Invisible Immigrant, University of Toronto Press, 1997, ISBN 0-8020-7840-0

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