TITLE

MARCH 26, 1930

AUTHOR(S)
Stone, Ron
PUB. DATE
January 1984
SOURCE
Book of Texas Days;1984, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book
ABSTRACT
The article features Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman to take the oath of office as a member of the Supreme Court of the U.S. O'Connor was born in El Paso, Texas on March 26, 1930. After she graduated from El Paso's Austin High School, she went away to Stanford University in Palo Alto, California to become a lawyer. She was serving on the Arizona Court of Appeals when a call came from the White House that President Ronald Reagan wanted her to fill the vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court created by the retirement of Justice Potter Stewart.
ACCESSION #
21474614

 

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