On This Day in Canada’s History (November 15) 

Below are the major events that occurred in Canada’s history on this day, November 15:

  • 1911: Proclamation establishes designs for Canadian $5 & $10 gold coins
Canadian five dollar gold coin
Canadian five dollar gold coin
Canadian ten dollar gold coin
Canadian ten dollar gold coin
  • 1948: Louis St. Laurent assumes office as the 12th Prime Minister of Canada.
Louis St. Laurent
Louis St. Laurent
  • 1948: William Lyon Mackenzie King retires after a 21-year tenure as the Prime Minister of Canada.
William Lyon Mackenzie King
William Lyon Mackenzie King | Wikipedia 
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