BEYOND THE GRAVE

Nixon Predicted Trudeau Win 43 Years Ago

While Justin Trudeau stunned many with his victory as new Canadian prime minister, one long-deceased public figure knew all along that he would one day win: Richard Nixon. According to The Guardian, Nixon toasted a four-month-old Trudeau—son of then-PM Pierre Trudeau—as “the future prime minister of Canada” during a 1972 state visit to Ottawa. He turned out to be correct, 43 years later.