John Abbott

3rd Prime Minister of Canada John Abbott Full Name: John Abbott


Profession: 3rd Prime Minister of Canada
Why Famous: The third Prime Minister of Canada, he served in the office from June 1891 to November 1892.

He considered himself a caretaker prime minister as he only spent 17 months in office.

Born: March 12, 1821
Birthplace: Saint-Andre, Quebec, Canada
Star Sign: Pisces

Died: October 30, 1893 (aged 72)
Cause of Death: Brain cancer

Married Life

  • 1849-07-26 Prime Minister of Canada John Abbott (28) weds Mary Bethune at bride's parents home

Historical Events in the Life of John Abbott

  • 1891-06-16 John Abbott becomes Canada's third prime minister

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