By: David Bradica

This Canada Day, Reflect on These Key Dates in the Country's History

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Each year on July 1, Canadians celebrate their history and patriotism by observing Canada Day—a holiday that is often likened to Fourth of July in the U.S. While many people know that this festive national holiday commemorates the Constitution Act of 1867, other events surrounding the establishment of Canada and the creation of Canada Day may be forgotten. Brush up on your history by reviewing this timeline of notable dates throughout the country’s past: