• In 1972, he won the high profile contract to design Air Canada's in-flight uniforms. • In 1979, he became the first designer ever to receive the Order of Canada. • Leo Chevalier died of Alzheimer's disease on June 20, 2000. He was 65.
Program: The National
Broadcast Date: March 7, 1979
Guest(s): Leo Chevalier , Iona Monahan
Anchor: Knowlton Nash
Reporter: David Bazay
Last updated: January 23, 2012
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