Sir Louis-Hippolyte LaFontaine was born at Boucherville, Lower Canada (Québec). A real fountain of “firsts,” he was the first Canadian to become prime minister of the United Province of Canada, the first head of a responsible government in Canada, and the first French Canadian elected by his people to direct their national aspirations.
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