The story behind Boulevard Jean-Lesage

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This statue of Jean Lesage is located in front of the National Assembly.

This wide boulevard is named in honour of Jean Lesage (1912-1980). Born in Montreal, Lesage was a lawyer who served as the 19th premier of Quebec from 1960 to 1966.