Joe Clark

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The Right Honourable
Joe Clark

PC CC AOE
16th Prime Minister of Canada
In office
June 4, 1979 – March 3, 1980
Monarch Elizabeth II
Preceded by Pierre Trudeau
Succeeded by Pierre Trudeau
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Rocky Mountain
In office
January 4, 1973 – March 26, 1979
Preceded by Allen Sulatycky
Succeeded by None (district abolished)
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Yellowhead
In office
October 9, 1978 – September 8, 1993
Preceded by None (district created)
Succeeded by Cliff Breitkreuz
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Kings—Hants
In office
September 11, 2000 – October 22, 2000
Preceded by Scott Brison
Succeeded by Scott Brison
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Calgary Centre
In office
January 29, 2001 – May 23, 2004
Preceded by Eric Lowther
Succeeded by Lee RichardsonLee Richardson
Personal details
Born June 5, 1939 (1939-06-05) (age 74)
High River, Alberta
Political party Progressive Conservative
Spouse(s) Maureen McTeer
Children Catherine Clark
Residence Calgary, Alberta
Alma mater University of Alberta
Occupation Journalist, Businessman, Professor
Religion Roman Catholic
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Charles Joseph "Joe" Clark is a politician from Canada. He served as Canada's Prime Minister from 1979-1980. He was elected Prime Minister when he was 40 years old, making him the youngest Prime Minister in Canadian history.