Doris Lussier

Doris Lussier (15 July 1918, Fontainebleau, Estrie, Quebec – 28 October 1993) was a French Canadian comedian and actor, and political activist. He was for many years the personal secretary of Georges-Henri Lévesque, but became famous as a comedian with the character of Père Gédéon, which was later included in the television series Les Plouffes.[1]

Lussier was a close friend of René Lévesque and was involved in the Quebec sovereignty movement.[citation needed] He died in 1993, aged 75.[2]


  1. ^ "Canada-Québec investment of $242,998 in redevelopment of the Musée de l'aviation in Beauce region". Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions. 31 October 2009. Archived from the original on 25 July 2011. Retrieved 15 November 2009.
  2. ^ Gingras, Pierre (28 October 2009). "Chroniques". Le Journal de Québec (in French). Retrieved 15 November 2009.

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