Ottawa is 's capital. With a million citizens, it is Canada's sixth-largest city, and Ontario's second-largest city. Across the Ottawa river is , .

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Victoria was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian lawyer, anti-colonial nationalist, and political ethicist…

Sir John Alexander Macdonald was the first prime minister of Canada.

William Lyon Mackenzie King OM CMG PC, commonly referred to by the initials WLMK, was the dominant Canadian political leader from the 1920s through the 1940s.

Yousuf Karsh CC, was an Armenian-Canadian photographer known for his portraits of notable individuals.

Localities in the Area

Vanier is a neighbourhood in the Rideau-Vanier Ward of , , Canada's east end.

Lower Town (also spelled "Lowertown" is a neighbourhood in Rideau-Vanier Ward in central , , , to the east of downtown.

The ByWard Market, Marché By in French, is a retail and entertainment district in downtown , Ontario, Canada.

Centretown is a neighbourhood in Somerset Ward, in central , Canada.

Hintonburg is a neighbourhood in Kitchissippi Ward in , , Canada, located west of the Downtown core.


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