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Edward Schreyer (CAN)

Date of birth: 1935-12-21
Age 83
Birthplace: Beausejour, MB, CAN
Raised: Beausejour, MB, CAN
School(s): United College St. John's College, University of Manitoba
All Positions: Governor General of Canada
Canada Soccer Patron
Profile Text Last Updated 2018-05-30
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The Right Honourable Edward Richard Schreyer... at the University of Manitoba, earned a Bachelor of Pedagogy (1959), a Bachelor of Education (1962), a Masters of Arts in International Relations (1963), and a Masters of Arts in Economics (1963)... he was invested as a Companion of the Order of Canada on 22 January 1979... served as the 22nd Governor General of Canada (he was in office from 22 January 1979 to 14 May 1984)... the Schreyer Cup was donated in his name to the Canadian Soccer Association... 

For Sport

was appointed a Patron of the Canadian Soccer Association... 

Year Prize Honour
1979 Companion / Compagnon Order of Canada


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