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History of The Group Of Seven

[1873] James Edward Hervey MacDonald born England 12 May. [1887] Thomson John Thomson born Ontario 4 August. [1881] Frederick Varley born England 2 January. [1882] Alexander Young Jackson born Montreal 3 October. [1885] Arthur Lismer born England 27 June. Lawren Stewart Harris born Ontario 23 October. [1888] Francis Harris Johnston born Ontario 19 June. [1890] Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald born Manitoba 17 March. Franklin Carmichael born Ontario 4 May. [1892] Edwin Headley Holgate born Ontario 19 August. [1898] Alfred Joseph Casson born Ontario 17 May.

[1917] Tom Thomson drowns in Canoe Lake, Algonquin Park 8 July.

[1920] The Group Of Seven forms in March - Lawren Harris, J.E.H. MacDonald, Arthur Lismer, Frederick Varley, Franklin Carmichael, Frank Johnston and A.Y. Jackson. First Group Of Seven exhibition at the Art Museum Of Toronto 7-27 May. Frank Johnston leaves the Group. [1926] A.J. Casson joins the Group. [1929] Edwin Holgate joins the Group. [1931] Eighth and last Group Of Seven exhibition at the Art Gallery Of Toronto. [1932] LeMoine FitzGerald joins the Group.

[1945] Franklin Carmichael dies 24 October. [1949] Frank Johnston dies 9 July. [1956] LeMoine FitzGerald dies 5 August. [1969] Arthur Lismer dies 23 March. Frederick Varley dies 8 September. [1970] Lawren Harris dies 29 January. [1974] A.Y. Jackson dies 5 April. [1977] Edwin Holgate dies 21 May. [1992] A.J. Casson dies 19 February.