Canadian Progressive Conservative party politician who served as the 16th Prime Minister from 1979 to 1980. He also served as President of the Privy Council from 1991 to 1993.
He attended the University of Alberta where he earned both a Bachelor's and Master's degree in political science.
He published the book How We Lead: Canada in a Century of Change in 2013.
He married Maureen McTeer in 1973 and they had one daughter, Catherine.
He also served in the cabinet of Canadian Prime Minster Brian Mulroney.