Louis riel, canada's most famous rebel hero, was an intriguing person of vital importance in the rebellions of the 1800's louis riel was born october 22 1844 in present day winnipeg and was hung as a traitor on november 16 1885. Best answer: riel was standing up for the rights of canadians who should have had extensive rights but their rights were stripped from them he descends from the original settlers of canada, such as urbain tessier, but all the rights of the quebecois were stripped from their descendents if they had the bad judgment to marry into the first nations. Louis riel was born on october 22, 1884 in the area of the red river settlement, st boniface, manitoba and was the first of eleven children born to louis riel and julie lagimodiere riel’s father, louis riel sr, was born to jean baptiste riel l’irlande and marguerite boucher (guilbeault, 2007.
Louis riel essay louis riel oubai al-tounsi canadian history 11 (a block) mr hunter december 7th 2014 louis riel, the founder of manitoba also the leader of the métis was born on october 22nd 1844 in saint-boniface died november 16th 1885 in regina. My musical video essay project on why louis riel should be innocent, this was for the class of byng arts social studies 10, assigned by my student teacher ms jen harrison. Louis riel is called the father of manitoba by many because he is the founder of manitoba and is a spiritual leader of the métis people but, most métis people also call him the father of manitoba because he protected them and the area that we now call manitoba.
On october 23, 1844, in red river manitoba, louis riel sr and julie lagimodiere, devout christians, brought a young métis boy into the world little did they know, louis riel jr would grow up to become known to many as “the founder of manitoba” his life was filled with excitement, both. Ss7 ch9 louis riel essay teagan moore 7-1 louis riel is known by many names: a prophet, a traitor, and a madman out of them all, riel is riel was the representative leader of the francophone martyr to english imperialism. Louis riel was a hero, not a traitor, martin said riel was hanged on nov 16, 1885, a sentence imposed after he was convicted of treason for leading rebellions against canada get the full story.
A biography of louis riel louis riel, the puzzling messianic figure of canadian history, was born into a devout catholic family in st boniface, red river settlement (present day winnipeg) on october 22 or 23, 1844. Louis riel louis riel was born in 1844 at the red river colony he was the founder of manitoba, and leader of the métis people across canada riel is considered as a hero who stood up for the rights of his people that should have had significant rights. Louis riel says in his trial “it is true, gentlemen, i believed for years i had a mission,” (linder) louis riel believed that he was destined to be the protector of the métis and with this goal in mind he accomplished many great and wonderful changes for the métis. Louis riel is a historical biography in comics by chester brown it is about métis rebel leader louis riel and his antagonistic relationship with the newly established canadian government it is about métis rebel leader louis riel and his antagonistic relationship with the newly established canadian government.
Louis riel was born in 1844 he was captured and executed by canadian authorities in november 16, 1885 he was a leader who gave up his life and time to fight for the right of the metis, indians and the western settlers. Louis riel was a metis leader and he was the “founder of manitoba” “red river settlement, manitoba” was his birth place it is found in the books that his “one eighth” blood was indian. Essays on heroism explorers faith family freedom health inventors hero's hero lifesavers literary musicians i chose louis riel because he was like a martin luther king to his people he was misunderstood louis riel has come to be seen as a combination of martyr and hero in the eyes of many canadians because of his will to. To say that louis riel was scoffed and hanged (clothes are hung, people are hanged) just because he was metis is a gross over-simplification riel's provisional government comprised of french-speaking catholic metis, executed thomas scott, a belligerent irish protestant.
In the case of louis riel, the question of whether he is a hero or a traitor is left hanging and debatable in every canadians and still lingers up to the present whatever your viewpoints, mr riel is really a hero to the metis, as he sacrifices his life for the seek of justice and recognition of the rights of the minorities. How to write a good essay step 1: develop a topic & working thesis search this guide search how to write a good essay what is an essay step 1: develop a topic & working thesis add person(s), event and place: louis riel and the metis rebellion in saskatchewan problem: topic is too specific and narrow.
Louis rielbiography of louis riel, métis spokesman, regarded as the founder of manitoba, teacher, and leader of the north-west rebellion from the dictionary of canadian biography online from the dictionary of canadian biography online. Louis riel, métis leader and martyr, was born in st boniface, red river settlement (later winnipeg, manitoba) on october 22, 1844 to jean- louis riel and julie lagimodière. Socials 10 video essay project with max skillen, mark heeney, darren he, josh mattson, bryan xing, jonathan wang. Louis reil essay hey all thought that he was a father of confederation, and that he did not deserve to be executed in the end he was called a martyr because he was someone who died for a cause.