September 18, 1861
Birth of E. Cora Hind
Ella Cora Hind, a journalist and women's rights activist who agitated for women's suffrage and was the first Western Canadian female journalist, was born in Toronto.
September 21, 2013
Death of Michel Brault
Cinematographer and director Michel Brault died in Toronto, Ontario. A pioneering documentary filmmaker, and the only Canadian to win the Best Director prize at the Cannes Film Festival, Brault was one of Canada’s most acclaimed and revered filmmakers.