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Famous Editors from Canada

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List of notable or famous editors from Canada, with bios and photos, including the top editors born in Canada and even some popular editors who immigrated to Canada. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Canadian editors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These editors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known editor from Canada is included when available.

List is made up of people like Tom Green and Mortimer Zuckerman.

This historic editors from Canada list can help answer the questions "Who are some Canadian editors of note?" and "Who are the most famous editors from Canada?" These prominent editors of Canada may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Canadian editors.

Use this list of renowned Canadian editors to discover some new editors that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (43 items)
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Andrew Coyne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 58
James Andrew Coyne is a Canadian political columnist with, and Editorial and Comments editor of, the National Post and a member of the At Issue panel on CBC's The National. Previously, he has ...more
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Bob Weeks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 58
Bob Weeks is the editorial director of SCOREGolf magazine. In addition, he serves as host for SCOREGolf TV and SCOREGolf Radio, and is the golf analyst for TSN. He was also the curling columnist ...more
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Carellin Brooks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 49
Carellin Brooks is a writer.
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Cathleen Synge Morawetz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 95
Cathleen Synge Morawetz is a mathematician. Morawetz's research was mainly in the study of the partial differential equations governing fluid flow, particularly those of mixed type occurring in ...more
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Chrystia Freeland is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 51
Chrystia Freeland MP is a Canadian writer, journalist and politician. Freeland has served in various editorial positions with the Financial Times, The Globe and Mail and Thomson Reuters, where ...more
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Cory Doctorow is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 47
Cory Efram Doctorow is a Canadian-British blogger, journalist, and science fiction author who serves as co-editor of the blog Boing Boing. He is an activist in favour of liberalising copyright ...more
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Dana Larsen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
Dana Larsen age 47
Dana Albert Larsen is a Canadian author, politician and cannabis legalization activist. Larsen was the editor of Cannabis Culture magazine from its creation in 1994 until 2005, producing 54 ...more
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Danae McKillop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 58
Danae McKillop is an actress and a film producer.
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David Beers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 62
David Beers is a Canadian journalist. He was born in 1957 and grew up in San Jose, California, where his father worked for Lockheed as a satellite test engineer. He attended Santa Clara ...more
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David Frum is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 58
David J. Frum is a neoconservative Canadian-American political commentator. A speechwriter for President George W. Bush, Frum later became the author of the first "insider" book about ...more
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Derrick O'Keefe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
Derrick O'Keefe age 42
Derrick O'Keefe is a Canadian Vancouver-based writer, editor and social justice activist. He was the editor of rabble.ca until 2013 and his writings on foreign policy, Canadian politics, ecology ...more
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Diana Schutz is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
Diana Schutz age 64
Diana Schutz is a comic book editor, most notable as editor in chief of Comico during its peak years and for her continuing tenure at Dark Horse Comics, for whom she has worked since 1990. ...more
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Don McKay is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 76
Don McKay, CM is a Canadian poet, editor, and educator. Born in Owen Sound, Ontario and raised in Cornwall, McKay was educated at the University of Western Ontario and the University of Wales, ...more
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Don Newman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 78
Don Newman, CM is the former senior parliamentary editor for CBC Television and hosted CBC Newsworld's daily politics program CBC News: Politics. Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Newman began his ...more
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Dru Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
Dru Lavigne
Dru Lavigne is a network and systems administrator, IT instructor, technical writer and director at FreeBSD Foundation. She has been using FreeBSD since 1996, has authored several BSD books, and ...more
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Edward Graydon Carter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 69
Edward Graydon Carter is a Canadian-born American journalist and has served as the editor of Vanity Fair since 1992. He also co-founded, with Kurt Andersen and Tom Phillips, the satirical ...more
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Edward Greenspon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 61
Edward Greenspon is a Jewish Canadian journalist who joined Bloomberg News in January 2014 as Editor-at-Large for Canada after three years as vice president of strategic investments for Star ...more
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Geoff Keighley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
Geoff Keighley is a Canadian video game journalist turned presenter. His work spans online, print and TV outlets. He is most known for hosting the video game show GameTrailers TV and co-hosting ...more
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Jamie Glazov is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
Jamie Glazov age 52
Jamie Glazov is the managing editor of FrontPage Magazine, the online publication founded by David Horowitz. He specializes in Soviet Studies, and U.S. and Canadian foreign policy.
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Jay Pinkerton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 41
Jay Pinkerton is a Canadian humorist known for co-writing, with Erik Wolpaw, the story of Valve Software's video game Portal 2. A former editor of both Cracked.com and Cracked magazine, ...more
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Jody Thompson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 42
Jody Rae Thompson is a Canadian actress working in film and television.
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John Ralston Saul is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 71
John Ralston Saul, CC OOnt is a Canadian author, essayist, president of PEN International, and co-founder and co-chair of the non-profit Institute for Canadian Citizenship. As an essayist, Saul ...more
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John Stackhouse is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
John Stackhouse age 57
John Stackhouse is a Canadian journalist and author. He was the editor of The Globe and Mail's Report on Business section. On May 25, 2009, he was promoted to editor-in-chief of the newspaper ...more
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Joseph O'Connell Ryan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
Dec. at 97 (1841-1938)
Joseph O'Connell Ryan was a Canadian politician, barrister and editor. Born in Dunnville, Canada West, the son of John O'Connell and the former Miss Ryan, he was educated at Regiopolis College; ...more
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Jovanka Vuckovic is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Editors from Canada
age 43
Jovanka Vuckovic is a film director, screenwriter, film producer, actress, magazine ditor and film editor.