logo

Video encyclopedia

R. B. Bennett

Biography

0:53

Dalhousie Original: R.B. Bennett

 

1:13

The Portrait of R.B. Bennett

 

2:35

Mr Bennett Gives Farewell Message

 

2:30

R.B. Bennett

 

0:59

The New Canadian Prime Minister Talks to Movietone

Richard Bedford Bennett, 1st Viscount Bennett,, was a Canadian lawyer, businessman, and politician. He served as the 11th Prime Minister of Canada, in office from 1930 to 1935. He led the Conservative Party from 1927 to 1938.
Explore contextually related video stories in a new eye-catching way. Try Combster now!
  • Personal 

  • Some important friendships 

  • Moving west 

  • Cabinet minister, Leader of the Conservative Party 

  • Prime Minister of Canada (1930–1935) 

  • Retirement, House of Lords, and death 

  • Legacy and assessments 

  • Supreme Court appointments 

  • Other appointments 

  • Coat of arms 

  • Electoral record 

  • Publications