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Ivor Dent

Ivor Dent was Edmonton’s mayor from 1968 to 1974, and ran as an independent candidate during the campaign run for the 1977 Edmonton civic election. During this run, he publicly declared his support for a by-law that would prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation in civic employment. He lost the election to Cecil Purves.

Names Ivor Dent (Main)
BE [n77.279] Ivor Graham Dent (altName)

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Birth Date 1924/02/07
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Death Date 2009/03/09
Occupations Mayor, Edmonton Politician
1968/10 - 1974

Alderman, Edmonton Politician
1963/10 - 1968

Principal GradeEducation

Orders of Merit Order of Canada (1983-12-19) Golden Jubilee Medal
Associated Organizations New Democratic Party/ (President)