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Vincent Massey

AKA Charles Vincent Massey

Born: 20-Feb-1887
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died: 30-Dec-1967
Location of death: London, England
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, St. Mark's Anglican Church Cemetery, Port Hope, Ontario, Canada

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government

Nationality: Canada
Executive summary: Governor-General of Canada, 1952-59

Military service: Canadian Forces (Queen's Own Rifles)

Father: Chester D. Massey
Brother: Raymond Massey (actor, b. 30-Aug-1896, d. 29-Jul-1983)
Wife: Alice Parkin (m. 4-Jun-1915, d. 1950)

    High School: St. Andrew's College, Aurora, Ontario
    University: University of Toronto
    University: Balliol College, Oxford University
    Administrator: Chancellor, University of Toronto (1947-53)

    Governor-General of Canada (1952-59)
    Canadian Official High Commissioner to the United Kingdom (1935-46)
    Canadian Official Minister to the United States (1927-30)
    Canadian Minister Without Portfolio (1925)
    Kappa Alpha Society
    Order of Canada 1967

Author of books:
What's Past is Prologue: The Memoirs of Vincent Massey (1964, memoir)

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