first women senatorFirst Woman Senator
Feb 15, 1930 - Cairine Reay Wilson was the first woman appointed to the Senate in Canada.
united farmers winUnited Farmers Win
Jun 19, 1930 - In Alberta provincial elections, the United Farmers under John Edward Brownlee maintained the government they had formed since 1924.
Conservatives Win ElectionConservatives Win Election
Jul 28, 1930 - In a federal election, the Conservatives won a majority with 137 seats to the Liberals' 91. The UFA held 10 and the Progressives dropped to 2. R.B. Bennett became prime minister.
R.B bennett become pmR.B. Bennett Becomes PM
Aug 7, 1930 - R.B. Bennett was sworn in as prime minister.