"Wherever you are, whatever corner you are in, you can be doing everyone some good. Everyone."
& Darlene Cooper
b. November 21st, 1919 Edmonton, Canada
Was a part of the Canada's first variety television show with a mixed race cast.
First black host of a television show in North America.
Is currently 102 years young.
Became known as Vancouver's First Lady of Jazz.
Remained in Canada her entire career despite being offered many jobs elsewhere.
Became a member of the Order of Canada, one of the country's greatest honors, in 2014.
Born Elnora Ruth Proctor