Joseph Jacques Jean Chr\u00e9tien born on 11 January 1934 in Shawinigan to Willie Chrétien and Marie Boisvert. He is a citizen of Canada. Jean Chrétien was educated at Faculté de droit de l'université Laval. He is a related to Raymond Chrétien.
He is a 20th Prime Minister of Canada.
Jean Chrétien has had one spouse: Aline Chrétien. He has three children Michel Chrétien, France Chrétien Desmarais and Hubert Chrétien. He has one sibling Michel Chrétien.
Jean Chrétien has worked as a politician, lawyer, diplomat and autobiographer. He has has won Companion of the Order of Canada, Order of Friendship, Order of Merit, Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Medal, Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal, Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, Honorary doctor of the University of Ottawa, Canadian Newsmaker of the Year and honorary doctorate at the Laval University. Significant events include Paradise Papers.
Jean Chrétien has held the position of Prime Minister of Canada, member of the House of Commons of Canada, Leader of the Official Opposition, Deputy Prime Minister of Canada, Minister of Energy, Mines and Resources, Minister of Justice, Minister of Finance, President of the Treasury Board, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, Minister of National Revenue, board member and Leader of the Liberal Party.
He is also known as Joseph Jacques Jean Chrétien, Jean Chretien and Joseph Jacques Jean Chretien.