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Encyclopedia > Gordon Beard

Gordon Wilbert Beard (born September 27, 1921 in Neepawa, Manitoba, died 1972) was a politician in Manitoba, Canada. He was a Progressive Conservative member of the Manitoba Legislature from 1963 to 1968, and an independent member from 1969 to 1972. September 27 is the 270th day of the year (271st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 95 days remaining. ... 1921 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Motto: Gloriosus et Liber (Glorious and free) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Winnipeg Largest city Winnipeg Lieutenant Governor John Harvard Premier Gary Doer (NDP) Area 647,797 km² (8th)  - Land 553,556 km²  - Water 64,241 km² (14. ... 1972 was a leap year that started on a Saturday. ... A politician is an individual involved in politics. ... The Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba is a right-of-centre political party in Manitoba, Canada. ... The Legislative Assembly of Manitoba is located in central Winnipeg, at the meeting point of the Wolseley and Fort Rouge ridings. ... 1963 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1968 was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... 1969 was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... 1972 was a leap year that started on a Saturday. ...


Beard was educated at Neepawa schools, and worked in a variety of projects in northern Manitoba. He served as President of Norrec Ltd., and Secretary of Arctic Investments Ltd., as well as becoming President of the Northern Restaurants Association through a hotel project that he owned. He served in the Canadian Army from 1942 to 1945, attaining the rank of Sargeant. Canadian Forces Land Force Command (LF) is responsible for army operations within the Canadian Armed Forces. ... 1942 was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1945 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ...


Beard was first elected to the Manitoba legislature in January 1963, in a deferred race from the 1962 general election. Running in the vast northern constituency of Churchill, he defeated Liberal candidate Francis Bud Jobin by 197 votes. He was re-elected by a greater margin in the 1966 election. 1963 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Manitobas general election of December 16, 1962 resulted in a second majority victory for the Progressive Conservative Party under the leadership of Dufferin Roblin. ... Churchill is a former provincial electoral division in the Canadian province of Manitoba. ... The Manitoba Liberal Party is a political party in Manitoba, Canada. ... Francis Lawrence Jobin (August 14, 1914-August 25, 1995) was a Manitoba politician and Lieutenant Governor. ... Manitobas general election, held on June 23, 1966, resulted in a third consecutive majority win for the Progressive Conservatives under Dufferin Roblin. ...


He resigned from the Progressive Conservative Party and stepped down as an MLA in 1968, complaining that the PC government was neglecting northern affairs. He ran as an independent in the 1969 election, and narrowly defeated three other candidates to regain the Churchill riding. 1968 was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... The Manitoba General Election of June 25, 1969 was a watershed moment in the provinces political history. ...


For the next three years, Beard was a legitimately independent MLA -- siding with or against the NDP government of Edward Schreyer on a case-by-case basis. He died in 1972. He had two children, Holly Christine Beard and William Beard. The New Democratic Party of Manitoba is a social democratic political party in Manitoba, Canada. ... Edward Richard Schreyer (born December 21, 1935, Beausejour, Manitoba) is a former Governor General of Canada (1979-1984) and Premier of Manitoba (1969-1977). ... 1972 was a leap year that started on a Saturday. ...


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