Bernard Bujold (LeStudio1.com) –
According to a scientific survey of 12,000 people to prepare celebrations of the 150th anniversary of Canada in 2017, the most great Canadian hero is … Pierre Elliott Trudeau!
You can be for or against in terms of his political views but the scientific poll puts first Canadian hero. With a sample 12,000 people, this survey is particularly serious that it was focus groups to organize celebrations of the 150th.
If there is someone disappointed with the results, we could say that Stephen Harper is not jumping for joy…
Mr. Trudeau tops (1), followed by runner Terry Fox, the former head of NDP Tommy Douglas, the former Liberal Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson, Astronaut Chris Hadfield, environmentalist David Suzuki, the late NDP leader Jack Layton, Mr. Macdonald, and legend Hockey Wayne Gretzky. Roméo Dallaire, the former general and former Senator who recently announced his resignation, the full list of winners (10).
Photo 1: Pierre Elliott Trudeau;
See story on the survey ;