AITKEN, Margaret
Picture of AITKEN,  Margaret
© House of Commons 1953
Date of Birth ( 1908.07.03
Place of Birth: Newcastle, New Brunswick, Canada
Deceased Date ( 1980.11.19 (72 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Author, columnist, journalist
Notes: First woman appointed Chair of a Standing Committee of the House of Commons ( Standing Committee on Standing Orders).
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 3234 Days (8 years, 10 months, 8 days)
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ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
York--Humber, Ontario Progressive Conservative 1962.06.18 Defeated
York--Humber, Ontario Progressive Conservative 1958.03.31 Elected
York--Humber, Ontario Progressive Conservative 1957.06.10 Elected
York--Humber, Ontario Progressive Conservative 1953.08.10 Elected

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PartyTerm (
Progressive Conservative 1953.08.10 - 1962.06.17

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Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Multiple Authors Books

  • Hey Ma! I did it. Aitken, Margaret with Byrne Hope Sanders; decorations by Grassick.
    Toronto : Clarke, Irwin; 1953. xiv, 213 p.


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