The diamond Maple Leaf brooch was given to Queen Elizabeth (later The Queen Mother), by her husband King George VI in advance of their 1939 Canadian tour. The Queen Mother treasured the brooch until her death, whereupon it passed to The Queen.
Order of Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The coat of arms of David Johnston, Governor General of Canada and Chancellor and Principal Companion of the Order of Canada, displaying the order's motto and insignia
Tragically Hip to receive Order of Canada in Ottawa Friday https://tmbw.news/tragically-hip-to-receive-order-of-canada-in-ottawa-friday Members of Canada’s treasured rock band The Tragically Hip will receive the Order of Canada in Ottawa on Friday.Gov. Gen. Julie Payette will present Rob Baker, Johnny Fay, Paul Langlois and Gord Sinclair one of the country’s highest honours, which recognizes outstanding achievement and service to Canada.“The Tragically Hip has been one of Canada’s most…
Tragically Hip bandmates, Alex Trebek receive Order of Canada