Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 142 years


Memorable Manitobans: Kenneth Oswald Bicknell (1928-2015)

Accountant.

Born at Meacham, Saskatchewan on 12 May 1928, son of Oswald Karl Bicknell and Mary Madeleine Hogan, the family moved to Brandon when he was an infant. He attended the Brandon Collegiate Institute and Notre Dame College at Wilcox, Saskatchewan. He became a chartered accountant in 1959 and worked at Brandon firms, also teaching accounting at Brandon University. He was made a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (1978). Active in the community, he was President of the Board of Directors for the Brandon General Hospital (1978-1980) and, as a Kinsman, played a key role in development of the Kinsmen Centennial Pool. He died at Brandon on 14 July 2015.

Sources:

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 18 July 2015.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 October 2020

Memorable Manitobans

Memorable Manitobans

This is a collection of noteworthy Manitobans from the past, compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Search the collection by word or phrase, name, place, occupation or other text:

Custom Search

Browse surnames beginning with:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z | 2017


Send corrections and additions to the Memorable Manitobans Administrator at biographies@mhs.mb.ca

Criteria for Memorable Manitobans | Suggest a Memorable Manitoban  | Our Inspiration | Acknowledgements

Support the MHS

MHS YouTube Channel

Back to top of page

For queries on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2021 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.