List of people from Nova Scotia

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This is a list of notable people who are from Nova Scotia, Canada, or have spent a large part or formative part of their career in that province.

Pre-Confederation[edit]

Military Figures[edit]

17th-18th century[edit]

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19th Century[edit]

See also:

Post Confederation Military Figures[edit]

Actors[edit]

Architects[edit]

Artists[edit]

Cartoonists[edit]

Filmmakers[edit]

Industry[edit]

Inventors[edit]

Musicians[edit]

People
Bands

Religion[edit]

Scientists[edit]

Sports[edit]

Sports Announcers[edit]

Adventurers[edit]

Baseball Players[edit]

Boat Racers[edit]

Canoeists[edit]

Kayakers[edit]

Body Builders[edit]

Boxers[edit]

Curlers[edit]

Men[edit]

Women[edit]

Equestrians[edit]

Harness Racing[edit]

Show Jumping[edit]

Football Players[edit]

NFL Players[edit]

CFL Players[edit]

Rugby Union Players[edit]

Soccer Players[edit]

Gymnasts[edit]

Ice Hockey Players[edit]

Men[edit]

Women[edit]

Sports Journalists[edit]

Cross-Country Skiers[edit]

Swimmers[edit]

Track and Field Athletes[edit]

Professional Wrestlers[edit]

Suffragettes[edit]

Writers[edit]

F.H. Baker, editor of The Mayflower, ca. 1878. The Acadian Recorder gave a length biography of Baker on the occasion of his death.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Who Was Who in America, Historical Volume, 1607-1896. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who. 1963.
  2. ^ The Humours of the Fleet. 1749
  3. ^ Halifax Gazette. 1752.
  4. ^ A Voyage to Ipswich. 1744
  5. ^ The Plays of David Garrick: Garrick's own plays, 1767-1775, p. 374
  6. ^ p.757
  7. ^ Image of Fleet Prison