Georges Brossard

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Brossard in 1998

Georges Brossard CM CQ (February 11, 1940 – June 26, 2019) was a Canadian entomologist. He was born in Montreal, Quebec. He founded the Montreal Insectarium, a natural history museum featuring insects that first opened on February 7, 1990. He also hosted the Discovery Channel documentary program Insectia. He became a Member of the Order of Canada in 1999, and a Knight of the National Order of Quebec in 2006.

Brossard died of lung cancer on June 26, 2019 in Saint-Mathieu-de-Beloeil, Quebec. He was 79.[1]

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  1. Sucar, Daniel (June 26, 2019). "Montreal Insectarium founder Georges Brossard dies at 79". Montreal Gazette. Retrieved June 28, 2019.

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