Order of Canada to Rube Hornstein - 19 April 1991


Mr. Reuben A. Hornstein

  • Deceased

  • Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

    Member of the Order of Canada
o  Awarded on: April 19, 1991
o  Invested on: October 30, 1991

Although he can no longer be blamed for the weather, he is still fondly remembered throughout Atlantic Canada as "Your Weatherman", the popular television personality and professional meteorologist who made the forecasts understandable, if not always agreeable. He is also the reader-of-choice for hundreds of visually impaired students for his recordings of "talking books".

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