|Thomas Clement "Tommy" Douglas|
|Political Party:||CCF (1935–1961)
McMaster University University of Chicago
|Born||October 20 1904|
|Died||February 24 1986|
Tommy Douglas started getting involved in politics when he joined the Co-Operative Commenwealth Federation during the depression. In 1935, he ran and was elected to the House of Commons during the 1935 election.
Premier of Saskatchewan
In 1944, Tommy Douglas resigned from the House of Commons in 1944 to run for Premier of Saskatchewan. He won the election forming the first socialist government in North America. He ran the province, creating Health Care for all.