Gilles Grondin (3 February 1943 – 18 July 2005) was a Canadian politician. He was the mayor of Shawinigan-Sud, Quebec from 1977 to 1985. He was also a member of Parliament (MP) in the House of Commons of Canada from 1986 to 1988. He represented the electoral area of Saint-Maurice. During this time, he was a part of the Liberal Party.
As a politician, he was the mayor of Shawinigan-Sud for two terms. He did not try to get elected for a third time. Instead, he was elected in a by-election in 1986 to replace Jean Chrétien. This was for the federal House of Commons. In the 1988 federal election, he did not run for re-election. He was replaced by Denis Pronovost, who was a part of the Progressive Conservative Party.
Grondin died in 2005. He had cancer for a very long time.
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- ↑ St-Onge, François. "1999 - Gilles Grondin". Ville de Shawinigan (in French). Archived from the original on 28 December 2019. Retrieved 27 May 2020.
- ↑ "Les funérailles de Gilles Grondin auront lieu samedi en l'église Saint-Sauveur". Radio-Canada (in French). 22 July 2005. Retrieved 27 May 2020.
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