Charles Alexander Best

Politician

1931 – 1978

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Who was Charles Alexander Best?

Charles Alexander Best was a Canadian politician, farmer, nurseryman, scientist. He was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in the 1957 election as a Member of the Progressive Conservative to represent the riding of Halton. He was re-elected in 1958 and defeated in the elections of 1962 and 1963. He was the son of Charles Herbert Best, the American-Canadian medical scientist, and one of the co-discoverers of insulin.

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Born
Jul 7, 1931
Toronto
Nationality
  • Canada
Profession
Lived in
  • Toronto
Died
Mar 25, 1978

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on July 23, 2013

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