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Mel Lastman
62nd Mayor of Toronto
In office
January 1, 1998 – November 30, 2003
Preceded by Barbara Hall
Succeeded by David Miller
3rd Mayor of North York
In office
January 1, 1973 – December 31, 1997
Preceded by Basil H. Hall
Succeeded by Position abolished
Personal details
Born
Melvin Douglas Lastman

March 9, 1933 (1933-03-09) (age 87)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Political party Progressive Conservative
Spouse(s) Marilyn Bornstein
Profession Businessman
Website City of Toronto Profile

Melvin Douglas "Mel" Lastman (born March 9, 1933), nicknamed "Mayor Mel" or "Mega City Mel", is a Canadian businessman and politician. He is the founder of the Bad Boy Furniture chain. He served as the mayor of the former city of North York, Ontario, Canada from 1973 until 1997.


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