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Trudeau remained very close to his mother for the rest of her life.According to long-time friend and colleague Marc Lalonde, the clerically influenced dictatorships of António de Oliveira Salazar in Portugal (the Estado Novo), Francisco Franco in Spain (the Spanish State), and Marshal Philippe Pétain in Vichy France were seen as political role models by many youngsters educated at elite Jesuit schools in Quebec.The family had become quite wealthy by the time Trudeau was in his teens, as his father sold his prosperous gas station business to Imperial Oil.Trudeau attended the prestigious Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf (a private French Jesuit school), where he supported Quebec nationalism.When conscripted, he decided to join the Canadian Officers' Training Corps, and he then served with the other conscripts in Canada, since they were not assigned to overseas military service until after the Conscription Crisis of 1944 following the Invasion of Normandy that June.Before this, all Canadians serving overseas were volunteers, and not conscripts.Cattrall took the error in good stride, sending out a tongue-in-cheek tweet saying she "couldn't be more proud" to have a son as the prime minister of Canada. He was in three celebrity relationships averaging less than one year each.
His tenure of 15 years and 164 days makes him Canada's third longest-serving Prime Minister, behind William Lyon Mackenzie King and John A. Trudeau rose to prominence as a lawyer, intellectual, and activist in Quebec politics. Trudeau's outgoing personality caused a media sensation, inspiring "Trudeaumania", and helped him to win the leadership of the Liberal Party in 1968, when he was appointed Prime Minister of Canada.
Over a five-week period he attended many lectures and became a follower of personalism after being influenced most notably by Emmanuel Mounier.
From the late 1940s through the mid-1960s, Trudeau was primarily based in Montreal and was seen by many as an intellectual.
Trudeau said he was willing to fight during World War II, but he believed that to do so would be to turn his back on the population of Quebec that he believed had been betrayed by the government of William Lyon Mackenzie King.
Trudeau reflected on his opposition to conscription and his doubts about the war in his Memoirs (1993): "So there was a war? if you were a French Canadian in Montreal in the early 1940s, you did not automatically believe that this was a just war ...