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SAUVÉ, The Right Hon. Jeanne, P.C., C.C., C.M.M., C.D.
Picture of SAUVÉ, The Right Hon. Jeanne, P.C., C.C., C.M.M., C.D.
© House of Commons 1980
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1922.04.26
Place of Birth: Howell, Saskatchewan, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1993.01.26 (70 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Journalist
Notes: First woman Governor General of Canada (1984-1990)
First woman Speaker of the House of Commons (1980-1984)
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 4095 Days (11 years, 2 months, 17 days)
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ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Laval-des-Rapides, Quebec Resignation. Appointed first woman Governor-General of Canada. Liberal 1980.02.18 Elected
Laval-des-Rapides, Quebec Liberal 1979.05.22 Elected
Ahuntsic, Quebec Liberal 1974.07.08 Elected
Ahuntsic, Quebec Liberal 1972.10.30 Elected

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PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1972.10.30 -

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Speaker of The House of Commons

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Speaker of the House of Commons First woman Speaker of the House of Commons. 1980.04.14 - 1984.01.15

Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of Communications 1975.12.05 - 1979.06.03
Minister of the Environment 1974.08.08 - 1975.12.04

Minister of State / Secretary of State

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of State for Science and Technology First woman from Québec appointed Federal Cabinet Minister. 1972.11.27 - 1974.08.07

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Federal Public Office
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FunctionTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Governor General Appointed first woman Governor General of Canada on December 23, 1983, but installed only on May 14, 1984 because of illness 1984.05.14 - 1990.01.28
Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Spouse Sauvé, Maurice
(M.P.)
1923.09.20 1992.04.13
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Sole Author Chapters in Books

  • Foreword.
    In: What peace means to me. [Ottawa] : External Affairs Canada; 1986. 107 p.

  • Foreword = Préface.
    In: Dear world: the children of Canada / the Canadian Children's Project ; foreword by the Right Honourable Jeanne Sauvé; conceived and directed by Ben Wicks = = Cher monde : les enfants du Canada / le Projet des enfants canadiens ; préface par .... Agincourt, Ont. : Methuen Publications; 1986. 96 p.

  • Préface.
    In : Ma vision de la paix. [Ottawa] : Affaires extérieures Canada; 1986. 117 p.

  • Une rassembleuse et une mobilisatrice pour l'action .
    In : Thérèse Casgrain : une femme tenace et engagée / textes colligés par Anita Caron et Lorraine Archambault avec la collaboration d'Évelyne Tardy et Robert Comeau. Sainte-Foy : Presses de l'Université du Québec; 1993. p. [375]-9.

  • Sécurité et émancipation : nouvelle famille contemporaine.
    In : Foyers Notre-Dame canadiens. Congrès national (7e : 1966). La sécurité dans la famille : rapport du 7e Congrès national des Foyers Notre-Dame. Montréal : Éditions des Foyers Notre-Dame; 1966. p. 45-60.


Articles

  • Beginnings [as told to Bee MacGuire].
    Today. p. 3 May 3, 1980 .

  • Commentaires sur la Commission royale sur la situation de la femme au Canada.
    Canadian Banker. 78:30-3 Jan./Feb. 1971.

  • Le dixième colloque sur le mariage et la famille : la famille la valeur la plus sûre de la société.
    Église canadienne. 21 (19):579-82 2 juin 1988.

  • La femme canadienne : le droit canadien.
    Optimum. 6 (1):14-25 1975.

  • Importance of reading.
    Canadian Library Journal. 46 (2):69 Apr. 1989.

  • Jean-Paul II, l'audace du prophète.
    Église canadienne. 18:35 20 sept. 1984.

  • Joyau du Québec.
    Québec science. 14:4 sept. 1975.

  • L'environnement et l'esprit humain.
    Naturaliste. 12:131-3 fév. 1975.

  • L'unité, le partage et la paix.
    Sélection du Reader's Digest. 75:13-14 août 1984.

  • Perspectives.
    Homemarker's Magazine. 23 (8):226-8ff Nov./Dec. 1988.

  • Perspectives.
    Madame au foyer. 23 (8):203-4, 206 nov.-déc. 1988.

  • Position canadienne à Bucarest.
    Bulletin de L'Association des démographes du Québec. 3:12-17 déc. 1974.

  • Renaissance of a Canadian corporate philosophy.
    Business Quarterly. 54 (1):10-14 Summer 1989.

  • Un rêve ou une réalité?.
    Banquier et revue IBC. 2 (2):34-6 1975.

  • Stimuler l'innovation dans l'industrie canadienne.
    Commerce. 75:21-4 mai 1973.

  • Structural changes seen in broadcasting.
    Marketing. 84:16 Jan. 15, 1979.


^ Multiple Authors Articles

  • Women, politics and the civil service. Sauvé, Jeanne and Lise Bacon
    Canadian Banker & ICB Review. 82:32-5 May/June 1975.


^ Other Related Bibliographical Sources

  • Governors General of Canada, 1867-1995: bibliography = Les gouverneurs généraux du Canada, 1867-1995 : bibliographie.
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament, Information and Documentation Branch = Bibliothèque du Parlement, Direction de l'information et de la documentation; 1995. 113 p.

  • The Right Honourable Jeanne Sauvé = La très honorable Jeanne Sauvé.
    In: Governors general of Canada, 1867-1995: bibliography = Les gouverneurs généraux du Canada, 1867-1995 : bibliographie. Ottawa : Library of Parliament, Information and Documentation Branch = Bibliothèque du Parlement, Direction de l'information et de la documentation; 1995. p. [97]-107.

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