Ouimet, Léo-Ernest National Historic Person

Montréal, Quebec
Léo-Ernest Ouimet (1877-1972) (© Archives de la Ville de Montréal, BM1-11_11op-1906-1-1)
Léo-Ernest Ouimet (1877-1972)
(© Archives de la Ville de Montréal, BM1-11_11op-1906-1-1)
Address : Montréal, Quebec

Recognition Statute: Historic Sites and Monuments Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. H-4)
Designation Date: 2018-07-31
Life Date: 1877 to 1972
Dates:
  • 1877 to 1972 (Significant)

Other Name(s):
  • Ouimet, Léo-Ernest  (Designation Name)
Research Report Number: 2017-20; 2016-08

Importance: An important pioneer in the cinema industry in Canada as a movie theatre operator, film distributor, filmmaker, producer and inventor.