Profession: 16th Prime Minister of Canada
Why Famous: Served as the 16th Prime Minister of Canada from June 1979 to March 1980. He is the youngest person to become Prime Minister, taking office the day before his 40th birthday. As he had only won a minority government, his tenure was brief and eventually defeated on a motion of non-confidence.
- 1973-06-30 Prime Minister of Canada Joe Clark (34) weds lawyer Maureen McTeer (21)
- 1979-06-04 Joe Clark is sworn in as the youngest Prime Minister in Canadian history