Adrienne Louise Clarkson PC CC CMM COM CD FRSC(hon) FRAIC(hon) FRCPSC(hon) DStJ (Chinese: 伍冰枝; pinyin: Wǔ Bīngzhī; née Poy, February 10, 1939) is a Hong Kong-born Canadian journalist and politician. She was the 26th Governor General of Canada from 1999 through 2005.
|26th Governor General of Canada|
October 7, 1999 – September 27, 2005
|Preceded by||Roméo LeBlanc|
|Succeeded by||Michaëlle Jean|
Adrienne Louise Poy
February 10, 1939
|Alma mater||Trinity College, Toronto|
University of Paris
- Janigan, Mary; Nicol, John (September 20, 1999). "Clarkson Appointed Governor General". Maclean's (Toronto: Kenneth Whyte). ISSN 0024-9262. Archived from the original on June 8, 2011. https://web.archive.org/web/20110608173512/http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=M1ARTM0012014. Retrieved March 2, 2009.
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