Paul Hellyer

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Paul Theodore Hellyer, PC (born 6 August 1923) is a Canadian engineer, politician, writer, and commentator. He is the longest serving current member of the Privy Council of Canada, just ahead of Prince Philip.[1] He was born in Waterford, Ontario.

Hellyer was a member of the Parliament of Canada from 1949 to 1957 and again from 1958 to 1974. He was Minister of National Defence from 1963 to 1967 and Minister of Transport from 1967 to 1969.

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  1. "Current Chronological List of Members of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada". Privy Council Office. Archived from the original on 15 February 2016. Retrieved 17 June 2013.