Joseph Philippe Pierre Yves Elliott Trudeau, PC CH CC QC FRSC (/trˈd/; French pronunciation: ​[tʁydo]; October 18, 1919September 28, 2000), uisually kent as Pierre Trudeau or Pierre Elliott Trudeau, wis the 15t Prime meenister o Canadae frae Aprile 20, 1968, tae Juin 4, 1979, an again frae Mairch 3, 1980, tae Juin 30, 1984. His son Justin Trudeau acame Prime meenister in 2015.


Pierre Trudeau

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Trudeau in 1975
15t Prime Meenister o Canadae
In office
Mairch 3, 1980 – Juin 30, 1984
MonarchElizabeth II
Govrenor General
DeputeAllan MacEachen
Precedit biJoe Clark
Succeedit biJohn Turner
In office
Aprile 20, 1968 – Juin 4, 1979
MonarchElizabeth II
Govrenor General
DeputeAllan MacEachen (1977–79)
Precedit biLester B. Pearson
Succeedit biJoe Clark
Leader o the Offeecial Opposeetion
In office
Juin 4, 1979 – Mairch 3, 1980
Prime MeenisterJoe Clark
Precedit biJoe Clark
Succeedit biJoe Clark
Leader o the Liberal Pairty o Canadae
In office
Aprile 6, 1968 – Juin 16, 1984
Precedit biLester B. Pearson
Succeedit biJohn Turner
Meenister o Juistice an Attorney General o Canadae
In office
Aprile 4, 1967 – Julie 5, 1968
Prime MeenisterLester B. Pearson
Himself
Precedit biLouis Cardin
Succeedit biJohn Turner
Actin Preses o the Privy Cooncil
In office
Mairch 11, 1968 – Mey 1, 1968
Prime MeenisterLester B. Pearson
Himsel
Precedit biWalter L. Gordon
Succeedit biAllan MacEachen
Member o the Canadian Pairlament
for Mount Royal
In office
November 8, 1965 – Juin 30, 1984
Precedit biAlan Macnaughton
Succeedit biSheila Finestone
Personal details
BornJoseph Philippe Pierre Yves Elliott Trudeau
18 October 1919(1919-10-18)
Montreal, Quebec
Dee'd28 September 2000(2000-09-28) (aged 80)
Montreal, Quebec
Restin placeSaint-Rémi Cemetery, Saint-Rémi, Quebec
Poleetical pairtyLiberal
Spoose(s)Margaret Trudeau (1971–1984, separated in 1977)
Bairns
Parents
Alma mater
Thrift
  • Lawyer
  • Jurist
  • Academic
  • Professor
  • Author
  • Journalist
  • Member of Parliament
  • Politician
ReligionRoman Catholicism
Signatur
Militar service
Allegiance Canadae
Service/branchCanadian Airmy Reserve
Years o service1943–1945
RankCdn-Army-OC-2014.svg Officer Cadet