Abe Gelbart Abraham Markham Gelbart (December 2, 1911 – September 7, 1994) was an American mathematician, the founding dean of the Belfer Graduate School of Science at Yeshiva University and the namesake of...
Adel Iskandar Adel Iskandar (aka Adel Iskandar Farag) (born 15 March 1977) is a British-born Middle East media scholar, postcolonial theorist, analyst, and academic.
Al MacBain Arthur Allister (Al) MacBain (4 September 1925-3 April 2003) was a Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons.
Albert Walsh Sir Albert Joseph Walsh, commissioner, chief justice and the first Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland for 1949, the first Lieutenant Governor for Newfoundland after confederation with Canada.
Alex Campbell (politician) Alexander Bradshaw Campbell, PC OC OPEI (born December 1, 1933 in Summerside, Prince Edward Island) is a former politician of Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Alex Neve Robert Alexander Neve, OC (born May 24, 1962) is a Canadian human rights activist and the Secretary General of Amnesty International Canada.
Alexa McDonough Alexa Ann McDonough OC is a Canadian politician who became the first woman to lead a major, recognized political party in Canada, when she was elected the Nova Scotia New Democratic Party's leader in 1980.
Alexander Keith Alexander Keith (October 5, 1795 – December 14, 1873) was a Scottish born-Canadian politician, Freemason and brewer.
Brian Mulroney Martin Brian Mulroney (born March 20, 1939), PC, CC, GOQ, was the 18th Prime Minister of Canada from September 17, 1984 to June 25, 1993, and was leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of ...
Budge Wilson Budge Marjorie Wilson (née Archibald), (born 2 May 1927) is a Canadian author.
Burnley "Rocky" Jones Burnley Allan "Rocky" Jones (born August 26, 1941 – July 29, 2013) is an African-Nova Scotian and an internationally known political activist in the areas of human rights, race and poverty.
Caleb James Lawrence Caleb James Lawrence was a Canadian Anglican archbishop in the second half of the 20th century and the early part of the 21st.
Caleb Lawrence Caleb James Lawrence (born 26 May 1941) is a retired Canadian Anglican bishop.
Calvin Ruck Calvin Woodrow Ruck CM (September 4, 1925 – October 19, 2004) was an anti-racism activist and a Canadian senator.
Carman Miller Carman Irwin Miller (born 1940) is a military historian and former Dean of Arts at McGill University in Montreal.
Charles Budd Robinson Charles Budd Robinson (1871 – December 5, 1913) was a Canadian botanist and explorer.
Charles Peter McColough Charles Peter Philip Paul McColough (August 1, 1922 – December 13, 2006) was one of the joint creators and founders of the Xerox Corporation (along with Joseph C. Wilson), and was a former Chief...
Danielle Fong (entrepreneur) Danielle Fong is an entrepreneur, and the co-founder and Chief Scientist of LightSail Energy, Inc. In 2011 Ms. Fong was featured in Forbes' 30 under 30 in the Energy category.
Darrell Dexter Darrell E. Dexter (born September 10, 1957) is a Canadian lawyer, journalist and former naval officer who served as the 27th Premier of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia from 2009 to 2013.
Darryl Kyte Darryl Kyte is a lawyer, writer, producer and television personality in Canada.
Denis Stairs Denis Stairs B.Eng. OBE was a Canadian engineer and businessman.
Diana Whalen Diana Caroline Whalen is a Canadian politician, who represented the electoral district of Halifax Clayton Park in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly from 2003-2013, and Clayton Park West since 20...
Disappearance of Kimberly McAndrew Kimberly Ann McAndrew (17 January 1970) was 19 when she disappeared from a shop parking lot in Halifax, Nova Scotia on 8 December 1989.
Donald Charles Martin Donald Charles Martin (February 1, 1849 – January 10, 1888) was a lawyer and political figure in Prince Edward Island.
Duncan Finlayson Duncan Finlayson (September 12, 1867 – September 25, 1925) was a Canadian lawyer, judge, and politician.
Edgar Gold Edgar Gold, CM, AM (born 1934) is an Australian-Canadian lawyer, author, academic, and Master mariner.
Edmond Blanchard Edmond P. Blanchard, QC (born May 31, 1954 in Atholville, New Brunswick) is a Canadian jurist and former politician.
Edmund L. Morris Edmund Leverett Morris (4 February 1923 – 3 January 2003) was a Canadian politician, broadcaster and university administrator.
Eileen O'Connell (politician) Eileen O'Connell was a Canadian politician who served as the Member of the Nova Scotia Legislature for Halifax Fairview from 1996 until her death in 2000 from breast cancer.
Erik Demaine Erik D. Demaine (born February 28, 1981) is a professor of Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a former child prodigy.
Fabian O'Dea Fabian Aloysius O'Dea, QC (January 20, 1918 – December 12, 2004) was a lawyer and the fourth Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland, Canada.
Gerry Godsoe J. Gerald "Gerry" Godsoe (died April 1996) LL.B, QC, and Rhodes Scholar, was a Canadian lawyer and former Executive Director of the MacDonald Commission and President and CEO of Nova Scotia Power.
Glyn Berry Glyn R. Berry (June 14, 1946 – January 15, 2006) was a Canadian diplomat killed in a car bomb attack in Afghanistan.
Graeme Nicholson Graeme Nicholson is a Canadian philosopher and Emeritus Professor of philosophy at the University of Toronto known for his research on ontology and hermeneutics, mainly in Continental authors of...
Graham Day Sir Judson Graham Day ONS, QC (born 1933) is a Canadian and British business executive, lawyer and corporate director who lives in Hantsport, Nova Scotia.
Herb Dickieson Herb Dickieson is a physician and a former educator and politician in Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Hugh MacLennan John Hugh MacLennan, CC, CQ (March 20, 1907 – November 9, 1990) was a Canadian author and professor of English at McGill University.
Jack Mackenzie Chalmers Jack Mackenzie, (July 10, 1888 – February 26, 1984) was a Canadian civil engineer, chancellor of Carleton University, president of the National Research Council, first president ...
James Creighton (ice hockey) James George Aylwin Creighton (June 12, 1850 – June 27, 1930) was a Canadian lawyer, engineer, journalist and athlete.
James David Stewart James David Stewart was a Prince Edward Island educator, lawyer and politician, the province's 15th Premier.
Kate Maki Kate Maki is a Canadian singer-songwriter.
Kathryn D. Sullivan Kathryn Dwyer Sullivan (born October 3, 1951 in Paterson, New Jersey) is an American geologist and a former NASA astronaut.
Kathryn Dwyer Sullivan Kathryn Dwyer Sullivan (born October 3, 1951 in Paterson, New Jersey) is an American geologist and a former NASA astronaut.
Kellie Leitch Khristinn Kellie Leitch PC MP O.Ont, FRCS is the Canadian Member of Parliament for the riding of Simcoe—Grey elected in the 2011 federal election. She succeeded Member of Parliament Helena Guergis, who was dismissed from the Conservative Party caucus.
Kevin O'Brien (Nunavut politician) Kevin J. O'Brien (born October 26, 1955) is a Canadian union negotiator, former civil servant and a former municipal and territorial level politician who has served as a Member of both the Nort...
Kimberly McAndrew Kimberly Ann McAndrew (17 January 1970) was 19 when she disappeared from a shop parking lot in Halifax, Nova Scotia on 8 December 1989.
Kishore Mahbubani Kishore Mahbubani (born October 24, 1948, Singapore) is a notable academic and former Singaporean diplomat.
Lance Woolaver Lance Gerard Woolaver (born 1948, Digby County, Nova Scotia) is a Canadian author, poet, playwright and director, whose works include World Without Shadows, Lord Strange, and Portia Whit...
Larry Kennedy Larry Ronald Kennedy (born November 8, 1949 in Perth-Andover, New Brunswick) is a politician in the province of New Brunswick, Canada.
Leonard Fraser Hatfield Leonard Fraser Hatfield , DD was a Canadian Anglican bishop and author in the 20th century.
Leonard Hatfield Leonard Fraser Hatfield , DD (1 October 1919 - 14 September 2001) was a Canadian Anglican bishop and author in the 20th century.
Leonard Percy de Wolfe Tilley Leonard Percy de Wolfe Tilley (May 21, 1870 – December 28, 1947) was a New Brunswick lawyer, politician and the 21st Premier.
Libby Burnham Libby Burnham is the Chancellor of Acadia University in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Lorne Bonnell Mark Lorne Bonnell was a Canadian physician, provincial politician, and senator.
Lorne Clarke Lorne O. Clarke, is a Canadian lawyer and former Chief Justice of the Nova Scotia Supreme Court.
Lucy Maud Montgomery Lucy Maud Montgomery (November 30, 1874 April 24, 1942), called "Maud" by family and friends and publicly known as L. M. Montgomery, was a Canadian author best known for a series of nove...
Margaret Cameron (jurist) Margaret A. Cameron is a Canadian jurist and current Justice of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Marjorie Willison Marjorie Willison is an author of books on gardening and a radio personality who answers gardeners' questions during regular appearances on "Maritime Noon", a show broadcast in New Brunswick, No...
Mark de Jonge Mark de Jonge (born February 15, 1984 in Calgary, Alberta) is a male athlete who competes in canoeing.
Martin Henry Dawson Martin Henry Dawson was a Canadian-born researcher who made important contributions in the fields of infectious diseases.
Martin Singh Jarnail Martin John Singh (born Martin Hill; November 16, 1972) is a Canadian pharmacist, businessman and political activist.
Marty Dolin Martin Mathew "Marty" Dolin (born June 15, 1939 in New York City, New York) is an American-born Canadian politician in Manitoba, Canada.
Matthew MacLean Matthew MacLean (13 December 1879 – 7 April 1953) was a Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons.
Maury Van Vliet Maurice Lewis (Maury) Van Vliet, OC (August 3, 1913 – April 4, 2001) was a USA-born Canadian academic who taught physical education and fitness.
Megan Leslie Megan Leslie (born September 29, 1973) is a Canadian politician, who has been the federal Member of Parliament for the electoral district of Halifax since the 2008 Canadian federal election.
Melvin McQuaid Melvin James McQuaid (6 September 1911 – 16 January 2001) was a Progressive Conservative party member of the Canadian House of Commons.
Michael Leir Michael Leir is the current Canadian High Commissioner to Australia, and also represents Canada in the following nations: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Federated States of Micrones...
Michael Savage (politician) Michael John Savage (born May 13, 1960) is an Irish born Canadian politician, who was elected Mayor of the Halifax Regional Municipality on October 20, 2012.
Michael Scarola Michael "Mike" Scarola (born January 26, 1976) is a Canadian sprint canoer who competed in the early 2000s.
Michel Trudeau Michel Trudeau (October 2, 1975 – November 13, 1998) was the youngest son of Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau and Margaret Trudeau.
Morton MacAuley Morton W. MacAuley, usually known as M. W. MacAuley was a politician in Alberta, Canada and a municipal councillor in Edmonton.
Moses Morgan Moses Osbourne Morgan, CC (August 28, 1917 – April 24, 1995) was a Canadian academic and president of Memorial University of Newfoundland from 1973 to 1981.
Paul Donovan (writer) Paul Donovan is a Canadian television and film writer, director and producer best known as the creator of the science-fiction TV series, LEXX. He co-founded Salter Street Films (SSF) with his br...
Paul Kimball Paul Kimball (born January 2, 1967) is a film and television producer, writer and director who resides in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Peter Aucoin Peter Charles Aucoin, (October 3, 1943 – July 7, 2011) was a professor emeritus of political science and public administration at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada.
Peter Hochachka Peter William Hochachka, (March 9, 1937 – September 16, 2002) was a Canadian professor and zoologist.
Shaun Majumder Shaun Majumder (born January 29, 1972) is a Canadian comedian and actor.
Sidney Earle Smith Sidney Earle Smith, PC was a noted academic and Canada's Secretary of State for External Affairs in the government of Prime Minister John Diefenbaker.
Simon Gray Simon James Holliday Gray, CBE (21 October 1936 – 7 August 2008) was an English playwright and memoirist who also had a career as a university lecturer in English literature at Queen Mary, Unive...
Stephen Giles Stephen Giles (born July 4, 1972 in Saint Stephen, New Brunswick) is a Canadian sprint canoer who competed from the early 1990s to the mid 2000s.
Sujata Patel Sujata Patel is a sociologist at the University of Hyderabad.
T. Babbitt Parlee T. Babbitt Parlee (March 13, 1914 – January 22, 1957) was a lawyer and political figure in New Brunswick, Canada.
Thane Campbell Thane Alexander Campbell, was a Prince Edward Island politician and jurist, who served as the 19th Premier of Prince Edward Island from 1936 to 1943.
Tim Patterson R. Timothy Patterson is a professor of geology at Carleton University, where he is Director of the Ottawa-Carleton Geoscience Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Tom Zanoski Tom Zanoski (born March 3, 1984 in Zagreb, Yugoslavia) is a Croatian born Canadian professional ice hockey Forward currently playing for Wölfe Freiburg of the German 2nd Bundesliga.
Tomislav Zanoški Tomislav "Tom" Zanoški (born March 3, 1984 in Zagreb, Croatia) is a Croatian born Canadian professional ice hockey Forward currently playing for EC KAC of the Austrian Hockey League (EBEL).
W. A. B. Douglas William Alexander Binny "Alec" Douglas (born in Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia 4 June 1929) is a Canadian naval historian, who was Director, Directorate of History, National Defence Headquarters (...
Wassim Almawi Wassim Y. Almawi is professor and chairman of Department of Biochemistry at Arabian Gulf University in Bahrain since 2000.
William Andrew MacKay William Andrew MacKay, LLB, LLM, QC was a Canadian lawyer and former judge, civil servant, legal academic, and university president.
William Archibald Geddes The Rt Rev William Archibald Geddes, DD, was an eminent Anglican priest in the mid 20th century.