John Fraser

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John Fraser

The Secret of the Crown : Canada’s Affair with Royalty

This year, Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating the Diamond Jubilee of her ascension to the throne. The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will visit Canada to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee from May 20 to 23.

On May 7, 2012, award-winning journalist, author and royal authority John Fraser addressed the Canadian Club of Toronto. Fraser spoke about the popularity of the Crown in Canada, the roles of the Governor General and the Lieutenant-Governors of the provinces and the future of the monarchy. John Fraser also serves as Master of Massey College in Toronto, a position he has held since 1995. He became a member of the Order of Canada in 2001.