|The countries in green use the International Metric System.
|Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Brian Peckford and Prime Minister Mulroney--with their teams--have signed the Atlantic Accord.
|The North Atlantic Treaty Organization began on April 4th, 1949 with 12 member nations, including the Dominion of Canada.
|Denis Lortie entered the National Assembly in Quebec City armed with a pair of Sterling Mk4 submachine guns and an Inglis pistol.
March 12: Three Armenian terrorists storm the Turkish Embassy in Ottawa. A dozen people are taken hostage and a security guard is killed before order is restored.
|From left to right, the Right Honourable Prime Minister of Canada, Brian Mulroney, wife Mila, Nancy Reagan and the President of the United States of America, Ronald Reagan.
|Steve Weston starred in The Trouble with Tracy a CTV situation comedy that aired in 1970 and '71. It will develop a cult following and hold the dubious honour of being one of the worst sitcoms ever made.
|May 19: Air Canada and the union representing its 2,900 striking ticket agents sign a deal that ends a three-week-old strike.
May 30: The Edmonton Oilers whip the Philadelphia Flyers in four games to one to skate home with Lord Stanley’s cup.
May 31: Tornadoes sweep Ontario, killing 12 people and leaving $200 million worth of damage behind. The F-4 storm’s winds are clocked at between 313 and 450 kilometres an hour. The city of Barrie is especially hard hit.
|The Honourable Rene Levesque, August 24, 1922 – November 1, 1987
|This photo of the Air India Boeing 747 was taken only 13 days before the explosion.
|Queen's Park in Toronto has been home to the Ontario Legislature since 1897. The building's 10.5 million bricks were made by convicted criminals.
|The Fab Four with their yellow 1965 Rolls-Royce.
August 11: Relations with Washington grow pretty cold today as a US Coast Guard icebreaker, the Polar Sea, makes a voyage through the Northwest Passage without bothering to ask Ottawa’s permission.
|"Silent Witness" is the name of the copper memorial erected in honour of the American soldiers who died when their chartered jet crashed. A soldier holds the hands of a little boy and a little girl as a DC-8 flies overhead.
|The 1985 Hyundai Pony was exported to Canada from South Korea.
|The 1985 Ford Tempo GLX Coupe.