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Michel Le Moignan (November 7, 1919 – December 21, 2000) was a Catholic priest and a Canadian politician from Quebec.[1]

Michel Le Moignan
Member of the National Assembly of Quebec for Gaspé
In office
1976–1981
Preceded byGuy Fortier
Succeeded byHenri Lemay
Personal details
Born(1919-11-07)November 7, 1919
Grande-Rivière, Quebec
DiedDecember 21, 2000(2000-12-21) (aged 81)
Chandler, Quebec
Political partyUnion Nationale

Political careerEdit

Born in Grande-Rivière, Quebec, Le Moignan won a seat to the National Assembly of Quebec in the 1976 provincial election in the district of Gaspé as a member of the Union Nationale.

After party leader Rodrigue Biron left the party in 1980, Le Moignan became the Union Nationale's parliamentary leader for the remainder of the term. Roch La Salle, a Progressive Conservative Party of Canada Member of Parliament, led the party into the 1981 provincial election. The party was wiped out and Le Moignan finishing a distant third in his constituency.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Biography". Dictionnaire des parlementaires du Québec de 1792 à nos jours (in French). National Assembly of Quebec.
Party political offices
Preceded by
Rodrigue Biron
Leader of the Union Nationale (interim)
1980–1981
Succeeded by
Roch La Salle