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Birth of Grey Owl

September 18,1884

Sep 18, 1890 - Archibald Belaney was born in Hastings, England. On reaching Canada he imaginatively presented himself as the son of a Scot and an Apache and began to use the name Grey Owl. His speeches and books on conservation were extremely popular.

Grey Owl

“We must remember that in the end nature does not belong to us, we belong to it.”

The Canadians: Grey Owl - Historica Canada - Video 57:32