Famous Five Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary of Inspirational Monument
On October 18, 86 years ago the ‘Persons Case’ won Canadian women the right to vote. On the same day 15 years ago, Famous 5 Ottawa help unveil a statue on Parliament Hill to honour the five women involved in the case.
Famous 5 Ottawa brought together some of those involved in raising money for the monument along with many other celebrants to mark the anniversary of both events.
Famous 5 Ottawa spearheaded efforts to raise the funds and obtain permission from the government to erect the Famous 5 Ottawa monument.