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Roy, Philippe

Born: 1868 AD
Died: 1948 AD, at 80 years of age.

Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Physicians, Politician


1868 - Born on February 1st in St-François, Qué. Canadian diplomat, physician, and politician.

1897 - Educated at Laval, Roy practiced medicine in Québec C, and after in and around Edmonton, where he worked to promote the interests of the French in the West.

1906 - He was a senator and then a pioneer in Canada's foreign service.

1911 - Became the commissioner general at Paris, France.

1928 - Was the first envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary in Paris.

         - The first Canadian ambassador to France.

1948 - Died on December 10th in Ottawa.


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