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Sir Henry Pellatt 1876

Industry: Military and finance
Served as a rifleman with the Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada, for which he was knighted by King Edward VII; co-founded the Toronto Electric Light Co.; was instrumental in bringing hydro-electricity to the streets of Toronto; built Casa Loma in 1914, his castle-like personal residence south of the college, which is now a major Toronto landmark
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