Canadian federal election, 1887

Sir John A Macdonald circa 1878 retouched.jpg
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John A. Macdonald

John A. Macdonald

The Canadian federal election of 1887 was held on February 22, 1887, to elect members of the House of Commons of Canada of the 6th Parliament of Canada.

The Conservative Party of Prime Minister Sir John A. Macdonald retained power, defeating the Liberal Party of Edward Blake. Voter turn-out: 70.1%


* Party did not nominate candidates in the previous election.


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