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April 25, 1987 The Globe and Mail

First twenty winners of Order of Ontario include Davis, Polanyi


The Order of Ontario was established last year by the Liberal Government to recognize Ontario residents who rendered service of the greatest distinction to the province in fields including business, labor, research, sports, culture, the arts and volunteerism.

The first recipients, selected from among 400 nominees, will be honored by Mr. Alexander at a ceremony in the Legislature on May 6.

"The men and women we are honoring have demonstrated excellence and achievement of the highest degree," Mr. Alexander said in a prepared statement yesterday. "We thank them for their significant contributions."


The other recipients are: [...] Toronto composer Oskar Morawetz; [...]