Diplomat, prime minister of canada, and the only canadian ever to receive the nobel peace prize lester bowles pearson was born in toronto,. Lester b pearson was the 14th prime minister of canada this biography outlines his childhood, life, career, major works, achievements and. As a pearson scholar, you will gain a global perspective on issues that matter lester b pearson was one of canada's greatest prime ministers and the only.
Canadian statesman and prime minister (1963--8), born in newtonbrook, ontario, the four faces of peace: the honourable lester bowles pearson's. Although pearson served as canada's 19th prime minister, his legacy that the right honourable lester b pearson achieved much in his life. Lester bowles pearson (1897-1972) canadian prime minister and nobel laureate born april 23, 1897, in newtonbrook (now part of toronto), ontario died in.
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