André Marchand (politician)

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André Marchand (26 May 1926 – 11 January 2011) was a politician of the Quebec Liberal Party. He was a member of the National Assembly representing the Laurier riding from 1970 to 1981, having defeated the former Liberal René Lévesque in the 1970 election), and was re-elected for the 29th, 30th and 31st National Assembly of Quebec.[1]

Electoral record[edit]

Quebec general election, 1976: Laurier
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal André Marchand 11,858 41.68
Parti Québécois John Kambites 9,583 33.69
Union Nationale Georges Savoidakis 4,962 17.44
     Democratic Alliance Christos Syros 921 3.24
Ralliement créditiste Denise Chartrand Marion 678 2.38
Communist Madame Joseph Mallaroni 240 0.84
  coalition: NPDQ - RMS Pierre Bastien 206 0.72
Total valid votes 28,448 100.00
Rejected and declined votes 840
Turnout 29,288 82.79
Electors on the lists 35,377
Source: Official Results, Le Directeur général des élections du Québec.


  1. ^ "Biography". Dictionnaire des parlementaires du Québec de 1792 à nos jours (in French). National Assembly of Quebec. 
National Assembly of Quebec
Preceded by
René Lévesque
(Liberal, later
Parti Québécois)
MNA for
District of Laurier

Succeeded by
Christos Sirros