John: Birth of a Nation

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  • Act of Union is poclaimed

    Act of Union is poclaimed
    It abolished the legislatures of Lower Canada and Upper Canada and established a new political entity, the Province of Canada to replace them. This act effected the political union of the Province of Canada, and was similar in nature and in goals to the other Acts of Union enacted by the British Parliament
  • Province of Canada is formed (a British colony) Also the Act of Union is proclaimed

    Province of Canada is formed (a British colony) Also the Act of Union is proclaimed
    Upper and Lower Canada join upon the recomendation of Lord Durham. Thats also why the act of union was passed by teh Queen to make the new province have a "responsible government"
  • George Brown creates the "Globe"

    George Brown creates the "Globe"
    the most read and popular newspaper in Canada in that time but George used it to write the "Brown Report" a report about John a Macdonald
  • Conservatives resign due to a loss of seats

    Conservatives resign due to a loss of seats
    even though they won Kingston for the conservatives there are not enough seats as the french from lower Canada support mostly the Liberals
  • Globe newspaper writes bad things about John A. Macdonald

    Globe newspaper writes bad things about John A. Macdonald
    Also called the Brown report
  • Brown's government falls

    Brown's government falls
    Brown was the shortest time premier in Canada ever as he fell in that same year
  • wanted to decide on the capital

    wanted to decide on the capital
    the Conservative party of Canada wanted Ottawa as the Capital but the Liberals Toronto or Montreal but the Queen wanted Ottawa as well
  • John's wife Isabella Clark dies

    John's wife Isabella Clark dies
    This event did a tragic effect on John and his son
  • Lower and Upper Canada unite

    Lower and Upper Canada unite
    The unison is different from joining as the province split apart because the "Canadian government" wanted its own colony
  • John A. Macdonald becomes premier

    John A. Macdonald becomes premier
  • John a macdonalds government falls

    John a macdonalds government falls
  • George Brown becomes premier

    George Brown becomes premier
  • For a period of 4 days the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada doesn't support John A. Maconald anymore

    For a period of 4 days the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada doesn't support John A. Maconald anymore
  • British Columbia formed

    British Columbia formed
  • Alexander Tilloch Galt, George-Étienne Cartier and John Ross travelled to Great Britain to present the British Parliament with a project for confederation of the British colonies

     Alexander Tilloch Galt, George-Étienne Cartier and John Ross travelled to Great Britain to present the British Parliament with a project for confederation of the British colonies
  • Canada is formed

    Canada is formed
    Canada gets formed, that day three british colonies became a country under the rule of John a mcdonald