|The Honda Civic is the second best-selling car in Canada this year.|
|Roch Voisine was born in Saint-Basile, New Brunswick.|
March 23: Wayne Gretzky scores the 802nd goal of his career, overtaking the record set by Gordie Howe.
June 3: Queen Elizabeth unveils a granite war memorial in Green Park—across the street from Buckingham Palace--to pay tribute nearly a million Canadians who served in the First and Second World Wars.
|Some 6,000 American, British and Canadian soldiers were killed on D-Day invasion of France.|
June 6: Thousands of people are in Normandy, France to mark the 50th anniversary of D-Day when 160,000 Allied soldiers stormed the beaches to defeat the Nazis.
|The Rangers win their first Stanley Cup in 54 years.|
|The Giller Prize is the richest literary prize in the country.|
|The 82nd Grey Cup match was honoured with a stamp from Canada Post in 2012.|
|Lucien Bouchard was born in Saint-Cœur-de-Marie, Quebec.|
|The Ford Escort is the ninth best-selling car this year.|