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今天是加拿大国旗日

2005/02/15
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In 1964, the Canadian government wanted to adopt a distinctive national flag. Hundreds of Canadians submitted their designs. The Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Lester B. Pearson, wanted a flag with three red maple leaves between two blue borders, but he was overruled. In early 1965, the single-leaf red-and-white design was officially inaugurated.

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