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Gzowski's last interview with Pierre Elliott Trudeau

It's the top office in Canada, and the person holding it can often seem larger than life. Typically, a prime minister communicates with the public via press conference or scripted speech. But when a Canadian prime minister sits down with a CBC journalist in a more intimate setting for an in-depth chat, we get a better picture of what that prime minister is really like. CBC Digital Archives has pulled together a selection of one-on-one interviews with Canadian prime ministers, from Louis St-Laurent to Stephen Harper.

Just shy of his 77th birthday, a rare interview with Canada's former prime minister.
Medium: Radio
Program: Morningside
Broadcast Date: Oct. 21, 1996
Guest(s): Pierre Elliott Trudeau
Host: Peter Gzowski
Duration: 28:53

Last updated: April 16, 2013

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