The 50 Most Influential Newfoundlanders of All Time

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As we piece together our selections committee to decide on The 50 Most Influential Newfoundlanders of All Time, we aren’t convinced that we have the most well-rounded list of Newfoundlanders that we can piece together. We need your help to give our selections committee a definitive list to choose from, so please use the message boards below to make your case. Below you will find our entries so far:

1. Paul McCloy
2. Bob Cole
3. Ryan Cleary
4. Joey Smallwood
5. John Crosbie
6. Dermot O’Rielly
7. Ron Hynes
8. Rick Mercer
9. Cathy Jones
10. Mary Walsh
11. Buddy Wasisname and the Other Fellers
12. Kevin Major
13. Gordon Pinsent
14. Cluny Macpherson
15. Geoff Stirling
16. Ray Guy
17. Andy Jones
18. E.J. Pratt
19. Christopher Pratt
20. Mary Pratt
21. Craig Dobbin
22. Frank Moores
23. Brian Tobin
24. Rex Murphy
25. Danny Williams
26. Andy Wells
27. John Murphy
28. John Efford
29. Bill Rowe
30. Clyde Wells
31. Elizabeth Marshall
32. William Coaker
33. Earle McCurdy
34. Peter Cashin
35. Capt. Bob Bartlett
36. Elizabeth Goudie
37. Bill Rompkey
38. Rick Hillier
39. Paul Johnson
40. Frank Moores
41. Earl Ludlow
42. Ken Bennett
43. Shawn Majunder
44. Seamus O’Regan
45. Brad Gushue
46. TA Loeffler
47. Tommy Sexton
48. NC Hutton
49. Great Big Sea (Alan, Sean, and Bob)
50. Elaine Dobbin
51. Wilfred Grenfell
52. Ches Penney
53. Leslie Galway
54. Nora Duke
55. Stan Marshall
56. Sheila Downer
57. Dianne Whalen
58. Priscilla Boutcher
59. Cathy Bennett
60. Zita Cobb
61. Fergus O’Byrne
62. Denis Ryan
63. Shanawdithit
64. Emile Benoit
65. Wayne Johnston
66. D.W. Prowse
67. William Carson
68. Jack Harris
69. Shannie Duff
70. David Kirke
71. Danny Cleary
72. Ryan Clowe
73. Hubert Hutton
74. Teddy Purcell
75. Michael Ryder
76. Harold Druken
77. Alex Faulkner
78. Doug Grant
79. Don House
80. John Slaney
81. Doug Grant
82. Terry Ryan
83. Darren Langdon
84. Dwayne Norris
85. Keith Brown
86. Monica Meaney
87. Gerald S Doyle
88. Jackie Sullivan
89. Joel Hynes
90. Hobo Bill
91. The Moonman
92. Trixie
93. Trapper John
94. Adam Case
95. George Maclaren
96. Roland Butler
97. Gwynn Dyer
98. Shannon Tweed
99. Sailor White
100. Father Nagle
101. Thomas Skinner
102. Trevor Taylor
103. Mark Critch
104. Bill Barry
105. George Murphy
106. Rex Gibbons
107. Sandy Gibbons
108. Randy Simms
109. Sir Robert Bond
110. Rob Furlong
111. Hazel Newhook
112. Archbishop Michael Howley
113. Thomas Meagher Jr
114. Helen Fogwell Porter
115. Rufus Guinchard
116. Harry Hibbs
117. John White
118. Alan Hawco
119. Greg Parsons
120. John Cabot
121. Sir. Richard Squires