The Right Honourable John G. Diefenbaker, PC, CH, QC (September 18, 1895 – August 16, 1979) | The 13th Prime Minister of Canada, serving from June 21, 1957, to April 22, 1963. He was the only Progressive Conservative (PC or Tory) party leader between 1930 and 1979 to lead the party to an election victory, doing so three times, although only once with a majority of seats in the Canadian House of Commons. ...
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John G. Diefenbaker - 13th PM, who heroically helped reject the membership of South Africa from being a member of the Commonwealth in 1960 because of its apartheid policy. He did this by creating a framework where "racial equality became a principle of the Commonwealth" when the members were about to accept SA as a member. He also introduced Canada's race-free immigration policy, welcoming diversity in Canada's population.