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By this time, Charlie had largely abandoned his commercial law practice in favour of a business career.

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Her father, Phillip Armstrong Elliott, an Anglican of loyalist stock, had married Sarah-Rebecca Sauvé, a French Canadian Roman Catholic, and, as was required by the Catholic church for children of interfaith marriages, Grace was raised as a Catholic.

Phillip Elliott’s wealth came from real estate investments in Montreal.

Pierre’s father, known to his friends as Charlie or Charley, was born on a farm in Saint-Michel, south of Montreal.

Although Charlie’s father, Joseph, was semi-literate, his mother, Malvina Cardinal, was a mayor’s daughter who insisted that their sons be given a good education.

As a determined antiseparatist, Trudeau in 1970 took a strong stand against terrorists from the Front de Libération du Québec during the October Crisis.