Canadian Prime Minister Timeline

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John Alexander MacDonald

1867 - 1873

Liberal-Conservative

Alexander Mackenzie

1873 - 1878

Liberal

John Alexander MacDonald

1878 - 1891

Liberal-Conservative

John Joseph Caldwell Abbott

1891 - 1892

Liberal-Conservative

John Aparrow David Thompson

1892 - 1894

Liberal-Conservative

Mackenzie Bowell

1894 - 1896

Charles Tupper

1896

Conservative

Wilfrid Laurier

1896 - 1911

Liberal

Robert Laird Borden

1911 - 1917

Conservative

Robert Laird Borden

1917 - 1920

Unionist

Arthur Meighen

1920 - 1921

National Liberal and Conservative Party

William Lyon Mackenzie King

1921 - 1926

Liberal

Arthur Meighen

1926

Conservative

William Lyon Mackenzie King

1926 - 1930

Liberal

Richard Bedford Bennett

1930 - 1935

Conservative

William Lyon Mackenzie King

1935 - 1948

Liberal

Louis S. Saint Laurent

1948 - 1957

Liberal

John G. Diefenbaker

1957 - 1963

Progressive Conservative

Lester Bowles Pearson

1963 - 1968

Liberal

Pierre Elliot Trudeau

1968 - 1979

Liberal

Joe Clark

1979 - 1980

Progressive Conservative

Pierre Elliot Trudeau

1980 - 1984

Liberal

John Napier Turner

1984

Liberal

Martin Brian Mulroney

1984 - 1993

Progressive Conservative

Kim Campbell

1993

Progressive Conservative

Kim Campbell

1993

Progressive Conservative