Gilles Beaudoin

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Gilles Beaudoin in 1990

Gilles Beaudoin (1919–2007) was a Canadian politician and a former Mayor of Trois-Rivières.

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Background

He was born on October 12, 1919. He owned and managed a furniture store located on rue Champflour. He was married to Dolorès Blais since 1943 and was the father of five children. [1]

Political career

Beaudoin was elected for the first time as Mayor in 1970. He was re-elected in 1974, 1978, 1982 and 1986. He did not run for re-election in 1990.

Achievements

His accomplishments include: [2]

Retirement from Politics

Beaudoin died on August 22, 2007. [3]

Footnotes

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References

  1. "Décès de Monsieur Gilles Beaudoin, La Vie Rurale, August 22, 2007". Archived from the original on August 15, 2007. Retrieved August 24, 2007.
  2. "Parcours de vie de Gilles Beaudoin, Ville de Trois-Rivières, August 22, 2007". Archived from the original on September 27, 2007. Retrieved August 24, 2007.
  3. L'ex-maire Gilles Beaudoin s'éteint, Le Nouvelliste, August 23, 2007
Political offices
Preceded by
René Matteau
Mayor of Trois-Rivières
1970–1990
Succeeded by
Guy Leblanc