What happened in Canada in 1982?

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1. Falling of the Berlin Wall in 1989-90: marked the end of the cold war

2. April 12 1980: terry fox starts his run: would start an annual event that has now raised $500,000,000 for cancer research

3. July 3 1987: quebec city becomes unesco world heritage site: first city in North America to become a unesco world heritage site.

4. A referendum in Québec rejected sovereignty association on May 22 1980

5. 1984 French-Canadian performers Guy Laliberté and Daniel Gauthier created the Cirque du Soleil which now tours around the world, and makes $850m+ each year

6. Ocean ranger sinks on 15 February 1982: killed all crew members

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The Constitution Act occurred in 1982 in Canada. This act outlines a variety of freedoms such as the right to vote, freedom of religion, and the right to enter and leave Canada.

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