|Member of the Canadian Parliament
|Preceded by||Georges Villeneuve|
|Succeeded by||Charles-Arthur Gauthier|
|Member of the National Assembly of Quebec for Chicoutimi|
|Preceded by||Antonio Talbot|
|Succeeded by||Marc-André Bédard|
June 7, 1926 |
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
|Cabinet||Provincial: Minister of Cultural Affairs (1966-1970)|
He was born on June 7, 1926 in Saint-André-du-Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec.
Member of Parliament
Tremblay was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in the 1958 election representing the Quebec riding of Roberval and was a member of the Progressive Conservative Party. He lost re-election in 1962, when for the first time the Social Credit Party made a significant breakthrough in Quebec.
He won a seat to the National Assembly of Quebec, representing Chicoutimi, in 1966 and was a member of the Union Nationale. From 1966 to 1970, Tremblay was the Minister of Cultural Affairs in the cabinets of Daniel Johnson, Sr and Jean-Jacques Bertrand. He was known in this period as a vocal Quebec nationalist.
In 1990, he was made a Member of the Order of Canada.
- Jean-Noël Tremblay – Parliament of Canada biography
- "Biography". Dictionnaire des parlementaires du Québec de 1792 à nos jours (in French). National Assembly of Quebec.
- Winnipeg Free Press, 5 February 1969, p. 1.
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