This day in the history
of the Supreme Court of Canada
and in the legal history of Canada
Lawrence Arthur Dumoulin Cannon, who will be appointed puisne judge of the Supreme Court of Canada in 1930, is born in Arthabaska, Quebec.
Bertha Wilson, former puisne judge of the Supreme Court of Canada, dies at the age of 84.
Day of Mourning for Persons Killed or Injured in the Workplace: The Flag on the Peace Tower in Ottawa and on all Government of Canada buildings and establishments across Canada are flown at half-mast from sunrise to sunset, to mark this day.