|MPP for Oshawa|
|Preceded by||Albert Walker|
|Succeeded by||Charles McIlveen|
27 July 1922|
|Died||17 November 2012
|Political party||New Democrat|
Pilkey was an autoworker and United Auto Workers leader in Oshawa's Local 222 before being elected as an Alderman on Oshawa City Council. First elected in 1963, he served as an Alderman until the end of 1966.
Pilkey was then elected to the Ontario legislature as the NDP MPP for Oshawa in the 1967 provincial election defeating a former fellow Alderman, Albert Walker. He served one term before being defeated in the 1971 provincial election.
His son, Allan Pilkey, was NDP MPP for Oshawa from 1990 to 1995.
- Shanahan, Noreen. Cliff Pilkey, champion of Canada’s progressive labour legislation, dies at 90. The Globe and Mail, 11 December 2012.
- "Clifford Pilkey Obituary - Oshawa Funeral Home | Oshawa ON". obits.dignitymemorial.com. Retrieved 2014-12-02.
- Normandin, P.G.; Normandin, A.L. (1971). Guide parlementaire canadien. P.G. Normandin. ISSN 0315-6168. Retrieved 2014-12-02.
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