Gilles Beaudoin (1919–2007) was a Canadian politician and a former Mayor of Trois-Rivières.
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.
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.
His accomplishments include:
Beaudoin died on August 22, 2007.
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