Pierre Trudeau’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 18, 1919

Death Date

September 28, 2000

Age of Death

80 years

Cause of Death

Prostate Cancer



The politician Pierre Trudeau died at the age of 80. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Liberal Canadian politician who was the Prime Minister of Canada from 1969 to 1984. He dominated the Canadian political scenes for decades and was best known for establishing the Charter of Rights and Freedoms within Canada’s constitution.

He had a 13-year marriage to Margaret Trudeau that ended in 1984; the couple had three children: Justin, Alexandre, and Michel.



“Living next to you is in some ways like sleeping with an elephant. No matter how friendly and even-tempered is the beast, if I can call it that, one is affected by every twitch and grunt.” (Pierre Trudeau)


“The essential ingredient of politics is timing.” (Pierre Trudeau)


“The state has no business in the bedrooms of the nation.” (Pierre Trudeau)


“My life is one long curve, full of turning points.” (Pierre Trudeau)


“Canada will be a strong country when Canadians of all provinces feel at home in all parts of the country, and when they feel that all Canada belongs to them.” (Pierre Trudeau)