- Category : 1929-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Split - Small (1,20,31)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Separation 1
Canadian politician and lawyer who served as the 17th prime minister of Canada from 30 June to 17 September 1984. He was an important cabinet minister and Liberal Party member in the '60s and '70s. Formerly an executive, wealthy and handsome, he projected an image of confidence and determination that was not substantiated in the gaffes of his political office.
Turner was married on 11 May 1963 to Geills McCrae Kilgour (b. 1937). The Turner's children are a daughter named Elizabeth and three sons: David, Michael, and Andrew.
Turner was Canada's first Prime Minister born in the United Kingdom since Mackenzie Bowell in 1896. Turner died on 18 September 2020 in Toronto. At 91 years, he was the fourth longest lived Prime Minister.