First Canadian province

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Quebec, Ontario, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick entered Confederation on the same date, July 1st, 1867. That is why Canada Day is celebrated on July 1st every year.

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The original provinces of Canada all joined in Confederation at the same time, and none has precedence over any of the other original provinces.

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There are 4 provinces joining the federation at the same time. Ontario,Quebec,New Brunswick and Nova Scotia joined in 1867

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