George Radwanski

Canadian journalist

George Radwanski (February 28, 1947 – September 18, 2014) was a Canadian public servant, policy adviser, journalist and author. In his journalism career, Radwanski won two National Newspaper Awards for editorial writing.

In 1971, he published No Mandate But Terror with Kendal Windeyer, an account of the October Crisis. In 1978, he published Trudeau, a best-selling political biography of then-Prime Minister Pierre Elliot Trudeau.

Radwanski died of a heart attack on September 18, 2014 in Montreal, Quebec, aged 67.[1]


  1. "Former privacy commissioner, George Radwanski, dies at 67". The Globe and Retrieved September 21, 2014.