|L. Norbert Thériault|
|Senator for New Brunswick|
March 26, 1979 – February 16, 1996
|Appointed by||Pierre Trudeau|
|Member of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick|
February 16, 1921|
Eel River Bridge, New Brunswick
|Died||June 19, 2016(aged 95)|
|Political party||New Brunswick Liberal Association|
L. Norbert Thériault (February 16, 1921 – June 19, 2016) was a Canadian politician.
He was born in Eel River Bridge, New Brunswick, Canada. He represented Northumberland (1960–1974) and Baie-du-Vin (1974–1979) in the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and was a provincial cabinet minister in New Brunswick in the 1960s. He was appointed to the Senate of Canada on March 26, 1979 on the advice of then-Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau, and served until his 75th birthday on February 16, 1996.
His son Camille Thériault also served a member of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and was premier of New Brunswick from May 14, 1998 until June 21, 1999.
Thériault died on June 19, 2016.
- "Norbert Thériault, former New Brunswick senator, dead at age 95". CBC News. June 19, 2016. Retrieved 2016-06-20.
- Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick Journals
- Parliament of Canada - Biography of the Honourable L. Norbert Thériault
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