Jean Garon

Canadian politician
Jean Garon in April 2013.

Jean Garon (May 6, 1938 – July 1, 2014) was a Canadian politician, lawyer, academic and economist. He was a member of the Parti Québécois. He was Minister of Agriculture and Education, Quebec MNA from 1976 until 1985. He was also Mayor of Lévis from 1998 until 2005.

Garon was born in Saint-Michel, Quebec. He graduated from Université Laval in 1960.

Garon died on July 1, 2014 in Quebec City, aged 76.[1]


  1. "Jean Garon, one of the PQ's founding members, dies at 76". Montreal Gazette. July 2, 2014. Retrieved July 3, 2014.

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