#AdaylikeToday 10/09/1701: The Collegiate School of #Connecticut, later renamed in 1718 #YaleUniversity is chatered in Old School Saybrook, Connecticut. The #University is the third oldest institution of higher education in the U.S. Yale has graduated many notable alumni including 5 U.S #Presidents, 13 living billionaires, 19 U.S Supreme Court Justice and many foreing heads of state. #Yale #University #Education #YaleBulldogs #infomarketmagazine
John Paul Stevens (b. 20/4/1920) retired associate justice of the Supreme Court who served from 19/12/1975, until 29/6/2010. He was the oldest Justice then serving, the second-oldest serving Justice in the history of the Court,and the third longest-serving Justice in history. He was nominated by President Gerald Ford to replace the Court's longest-serving justice, William O. Douglas. Considered to have been on the liberal side of the Court at the time of his retirement.
8 Fascinating Facts About Ruth Bader Ginsburg You Need To Know Right Now
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has more than earned her reputation as a brilliant legal mind, champion of women and minorities, and general badass. The 82-year old is the oldest member of the Supreme Court, a moderate-liberal judge, and a
Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg reflects on her role advancing women's rights in Harvard speech. Ginsburg, once a prominent women's rights lawyer and now the oldest active justice on the nation's highest court, spoke at an outdoor luncheon at Harvard's Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. The institute gave her the Radcliffe Medal, which is awarded annually to an individual who has had a "transformative impact" on society.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg vows to resist pressure to retire
Ruth Joan Bader Ginsburg (1933) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the US since 1993 (appointed by Bill Clinton). She is the second female justice (after Sandra Day O'Connor) and the first Jewish female justice, belonging to the liberal wing of the Court. The oldest judge. always was an advocate for the advancement of women's rights as a constitutional principle. Extremely progressive, is becoming a cult figure with a fansite and merchandise!
Abbot Kinney (1850 in New Brunswick, New Jersey – 1920 in Santa Monica, California) was a developer and conservationist. Kinney is best known for his "Venice of America" development in Los Angeles. In his travels to the California State Legislature in Sacramento, Kinney met Margaret Thornton, daughter of California Supreme Court Justice James Dabney Thornton. They were married in November 1884 and had seven children. The Venice Pier business was carried on by Kinney's oldest son Thornton.
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Sending WYSKy birthday wishes to Ruth Bader Ginsburg on her 82nd birthday today [March 15]. You should know, she is the second woman U.S. Supreme Court Justice (1993), and now the oldest sitting Justice... and she has no plans to retire anytime soon.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in Saybrook Colony as the Collegiate School, the University is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States. In 1718, the school was renamed Yale College in recognition of a gift from Elihu Yale, a governor of the British East India Company. Yale has graduated many notable alumni, including five U.S. Presidents, 19 U.S. Supreme Court Justices.
Vandals spray paint 'Nigg*r' on sign of nation's first black college, Lincoln University - Founded in 1854, Lincoln University is the oldest Historically Black College and University (HBCU) in the nation. With Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall and Ghanaian President Kwame Nkrumah ...