Justin Trudeau

Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau Full Name: Justin Trudeau


Profession: Prime Minister of Canada
Why Famous: Justin Trudeau began his rise to power in 2008 when he was elected the Member of Parliament for Papineau, Montreal.

He was elected as leader of the Liberal Party of Canada in 2013 and proceeded to rebuild the party from one of it's worst election loses in history.

In 2015 Trudeau and his party achieved a stunning come from behind victory over Stephen Harper and his Conservative Party. Over the course of a 78 day campaign, the Liberal part came from third place in the polls to winning an outright majority of the seats in Parliament.

He is the eldest son of long-serving Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau.

Born: December 25, 1971 (46 years old)
Birthplace: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn

Married Life

  • 2005-05-28 Politician Justin Trudeau (33) weds tv host Sophie GrĂ©goire (30) in a Catholic ceremony at Montreal's Sainte-Madeleine d'Outremont Church

Historical Events in the Life of Justin Trudeau

  • 2013-04-14 Justin Trudeau, son of long-serving Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, is elected leader of the Liberal Party of Canada
  • 2015-10-19 Canadian federal elections: Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party win a majority with 184 seats
  • 2015-11-04 Justin Trudeau sworn in as Canadian Prime Minister with a cabinet split equally between men and women

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