A page of history with Jean-Lomer Gouin
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Jean-Lomer Gouin (1861-1929)
Premier of Quebec (1905-1920)
Lieutenant Governor of Quebec (1929)
After serving as Premier of Quebec for 15 years, Me Gouin was elected to the House of Commons in 1921 as Liberal MP for Laurier-Outremont, and appointed Minister of Justice (1921-1924). In January 1929, he was appointed Lieutenant Governor of Quebec, a position in which he served just a few months before his death on March 28, 1929.