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Pierre Berton (II) (1920–2004)

Pierre Berton was born on July 12, 1920 in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada. He was a writer and actor, known for City of Gold (1958), Niagara: A History of the Falls (1999) and The National Dream: Building the Impossible Railway (1974). He was married to Janet Berton. He died on November 30, 2004 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. See full bio »

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Hide Hide Show Show Writer (7 credits)
 2006 The Secret World of Og (TV Series) (novel - 9 episodes)
- Election Fever (2006) ... (novel)
- Love and Rackets (2006) ... (novel)
- Crossing Over (2006) ... (novel)
- Peter's New Friend (2006) ... (novel)
- Return to Og (2006) ... (novel)
 1999 Niagara: A History of the Falls (TV Movie documentary) (book)
 1983 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Secret World of Og (1983) ... (novel)
 1978 The Dionne Quintuplets (TV Movie documentary) (book "The Dionne Years")
 1974 The National Dream: Building the Impossible Railway (TV Mini-Series) (books "The National Dream" and "The Last Spike")
 1960 Klondike (TV Series) (based on the book: Klondike Fever - 1 episode)
- Klondike Fever (1960) ... (based on the book: Klondike Fever)
 1958 City of Gold (Documentary short) (commentary)
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Pierre Burton

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A Canadian is someone who knows how to make love in a canoe.


He was awarded the O.C. (Officer of the Order of Canada) on December 18, 1974 and the C.C. (Companion of the Order of Canada) on June 23, 1986 for his services to broadcasting, journalism, and media. See more »


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