Who was he?
Jack Layton, born on July 18, 1950 was a Canadian politician. He was the leader of the New Democratic Party from January 25, 2003. However, his admirable work with the NDP unfortunately came to an end on August 22, 2011 when Jack Layton passed away due to cancer. Nonetheless, his involvement and efforts in trying to make Canada better country will never go unnoticed.