David Robert Peterson

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Birthday
28, 1943
Birthplace
Canada
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Capricorn
Birthday
28, 1943 (age 74)
Birthplace
Canada

About

Canadian Liberal politician who served as the 20th Premier of Ontario from 1985 to 1990. He was Ontario's first Liberal Premier in forty-two years.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Western Ontario for his Bachelor's degree and earned a law degree from the University of Toronto.

Trivia

In 1999, after his career in politics had ended, he served on the board of YBM Magnex, a company that was eventually found to have ties to the mafia, although he was cleared of any involvement.

Family Life

He married Shelley Peterson, with whom he had three children.

Associated With

He served as Premier of Ontario during the term of Conservative leader Brian Mulroney's tenure as Prime Minister.

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