Full Name Louise McKinney

Louise McKinney was one of the "Famous Five"; in the late 1920s, these women launched the constitutional challenge known as the "Persons Case." She was designated a Person of Historic Significance in 1939 and posthumously made an honourary member of the Canadian Senate in 2009.

For a more detailed biography and bibliography, see her entry in the Canada's Early Women Writers project.

Birth date 1868
Birthplace Frankville, ON
Death date 1931
Deathplace Claresholm, AB
Alternate Names
Links Canada's Early Women Writers Project

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