About Canadian Prime Minister Mackenzie
Use Crayola® crayons, colored pencils, or markers to color the picture of former prime minister Alexander Mackenzie. Did you know?
Born on January 28, 1822, in Scotland, Alexander Mackenzie came to Canada at the age of 20. He was the editor of the Lambton Shield, a crusading reform newspaper, from 1852 to 1854. He became Prime Minister in 1873 after the defeat of John MacDonald, and was responsible for the creation of the North-West Mounted Police.