Canadian politicianDied when: 85 years 123 days (1024 months)
Star Sign: Pisces
Louis-Alexandre Taschereau (French pronunciation: [taʃʁo];March 5, 1867 – July 6, 1952) was the 14th premier of Quebec from 1920 to 1936.He was elected four times, the first in 1900, in the riding of Montmorency.
He was also a member of the Parti libéral du Québec.Born in Quebec City, Quebec, the son of Jean-Thomas Taschereau, lawyer and judge at the Supreme Court, and Marie-Louise-Joséphine Caron.
He received a law degree from Université Laval and was admitted to the Barreau du Quebec on July 9, 1889.After entering political life, he served as chief lieutenant in the Liberal government of Sir Lomer Gouin.
He practised his profession in the law firm of Charles Fitzpatrick and Simon-Napoléon Parent.He was also journalist at the Action Libérale and president and vice-president of the Banque d'Economie de Québec.