Canada Day is the national day of Canada, a federal statutory holiday celebrating the anniversary of the July 1, 1867, enactment of the British North America Act, 1867 (today called the Constitution Act, 1867), which united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire. Originally called Dominion Day , the holiday was renamed in 1982, the year the Canada Act was passed. Canada Day observances take place throughout Canada as well as among Canadians…

Canada Day is the national day of Canada, a federal statutory holiday celebrating the anniversary of the July 1, 1867, enactment of the British North America Act, 1867 (today called the Constitution Act, 1867), which united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire. Originally called Dominion Day , the holiday was renamed in 1982, the year the Canada Act was passed. Canada Day observances take place throughout Canada as well as among Canadians…

Constitution Acts, 1867 to 1982

Constitution Acts, 1867 to 1982

British North America Act, 1867 - Constitution Act, 1867 | Wikipedia

British North America Act, 1867 - Constitution Act, 1867 | Wikipedia

Happy Canada Day to my social-media associates in the Great White North!  Here's Wikipedia's article about Canada Day for those who, like me, might enjoy some scholarly perspective about it.  What are your thoughts about Canada Day?

Happy Canada Day to my social-media associates in the Great White North! Here's Wikipedia's article about Canada Day for those who, like me, might enjoy some scholarly perspective about it. What are your thoughts about Canada Day?

July 1 is Canada Day, the national day of Canada, celebrating anniversary of enactment of British North America Act in 1867 (today called the Constitution Act) which united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.  http://www.farmersmarketonline.com/holiday/CanadaDay.html

July 1 is Canada Day, the national day of Canada, celebrating anniversary of enactment of British North America Act in 1867 (today called the Constitution Act) which united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire. http://www.farmersmarketonline.com/holiday/CanadaDay.html

COLLECTIF. Codification administrative des Lois Constitutionnelles de 1867 à 1982/A Consolidation of the Constitutions Acts 1867 to 1982

COLLECTIF. Codification administrative des Lois Constitutionnelles de 1867 à 1982/A Consolidation of the Constitutions Acts 1867 to 1982

Sunwapta Falls in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada-Up in the Canadian Rockies, Jasper National Park is jam-packed with breathtaking scenery—giving us photos like this shot of Sunwapta Falls. It would be a fine setting for a celebration of Canada Day today. It’s not exactly Canadian Independence Day--instead, it marks the passing of the Constitution Act of 1867, which was the first major step toward Canada’s sovereignty. Celebrations across Canada are as varied as the nation itself, and…

Sunwapta Falls in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada-Up in the Canadian Rockies, Jasper National Park is jam-packed with breathtaking scenery—giving us photos like this shot of Sunwapta Falls. It would be a fine setting for a celebration of Canada Day today. It’s not exactly Canadian Independence Day--instead, it marks the passing of the Constitution Act of 1867, which was the first major step toward Canada’s sovereignty. Celebrations across Canada are as varied as the nation itself, and…

Canada Day is celebrated annually on July 1 across Canada to celebrate the anniversary of the July 1, 1867 enactment of  the Constitution Act, 1867. This act united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.

Canada Day is celebrated annually on July 1 across Canada to celebrate the anniversary of the July 1, 1867 enactment of the Constitution Act, 1867. This act united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.

Canada Day 2008 Snowbirds over Parliament-Canada Day (French: Fête du Canada) is the national day of Canada, a federal statutory holiday celebrating the anniversary of the July 1, 1867, enactment of the British North America Act, 1867 (today called the Constitution Act, 1867), which united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.

Canada Day 2008 Snowbirds over Parliament-Canada Day (French: Fête du Canada) is the national day of Canada, a federal statutory holiday celebrating the anniversary of the July 1, 1867, enactment of the British North America Act, 1867 (today called the Constitution Act, 1867), which united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.

Happy Independence Day to the USA. And this year is a special call out to Canada which is celebrating Canada Day. It has been 150 years since the implementation of Canada’s Constitution Act on July 1, 1867. Commonly known as Canada’s independence day which is somewhat correct. See Wikipedia for a complete explanation but us...Read More

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Happy Independence Day to the USA. And this year is a special call out to Canada which is celebrating Canada Day. It has been 150 years since the implementation of Canada’s Constitution Act on July 1, 1867. Commonly known as Canada’s independence day which is somewhat correct. See Wikipedia for a complete explanation but us...Read More

Metis flag.  Can also be an infinity symbol on a red background.  As Canada's Supreme Court continues to legislate from the bench they recently decided that Canada has a constitutional and jurisdictional responsibility for Métis under s. 91(24) of the Constitution Act, 1867.

Metis flag. Can also be an infinity symbol on a red background. As Canada's Supreme Court continues to legislate from the bench they recently decided that Canada has a constitutional and jurisdictional responsibility for Métis under s. 91(24) of the Constitution Act, 1867.

July 1st is Canada Day—the birthday of America’s "Neighbor to the North." On this day in 1867, the Constitution Act united Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and the Canada Province (modern-day Quebec and Ontario) into a single country. The Constitution Act of 1867 also granted Canada quite a bit of independence from England. Today, Canadians at home and abroad will celebrate with patriotic barbecues, parades, concerts, and fireworks.

Canada Day

July 1st is Canada Day—the birthday of America’s "Neighbor to the North." On this day in 1867, the Constitution Act united Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and the Canada Province (modern-day Quebec and Ontario) into a single country. The Constitution Act of 1867 also granted Canada quite a bit of independence from England. Today, Canadians at home and abroad will celebrate with patriotic barbecues, parades, concerts, and fireworks.

Anniversary of the Constitution Act of 1982; Canada, April 18; which provided Canada with a new constitution, replacing that of the British North America Act of 1867; became effective Apr. 18, 1982.

Anniversary of the Constitution Act of 1982; Canada, April 18; which provided Canada with a new constitution, replacing that of the British North America Act of 1867; became effective Apr. 18, 1982.

Canada Day is celebrated annually on July 1 across Canada to celebrate the anniversary of the July 1, 1867 enactment of  the Constitution Act, 1867. This act united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.

Canada Day is celebrated annually on July 1 across Canada to celebrate the anniversary of the July 1, 1867 enactment of the Constitution Act, 1867. This act united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.

Canada Day is celebrated annually on July 1 across Canada to celebrate the anniversary of the July 1, 1867 enactment of  the Constitution Act, 1867. This act united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.

Canada Day is celebrated annually on July 1 across Canada to celebrate the anniversary of the July 1, 1867 enactment of the Constitution Act, 1867. This act united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.

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