Sandra Day O'Connor

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Sandra Day O'Connor
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Associate Juistice o the Supreme Coort o the Unitit States
In office
September 21, 1981 – Januar 31, 2006
Appyntit biRonald Reagan
Precedit biPotter Stewart
Succeedit biSamuel Alito
23rd Chancellor o the College o William & Mary
In office
October 4, 2005 – Februar 3, 2012
PresesGene Nichol
Precedit biHenry Kissinger
Succeedit biRobert Gates
Personal details
BornSandra Day
26 Mairch 1930(1930-03-26) (age 93)
El Paso, Texas, U.S.
Poleetical pairtyRepublican
Spoose(s)John O'Connor (1952–2009) (his death)
Alma materStanford Varsity (B.A, LL.B.)

Sandra Day O'Connor (born Mairch 26, 1930) is an American jurist, who wis a umwhile Associate Juistice o the Unitit States Supreme Coort, servin frae her appyntment in 1981 bi Ronald Reagan till her retirement in 2006. She wis the first woman tae be appyntit tae the Coort.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Weisman, Steven R. (7 Julie 1981). "Reagan Nominating Woman, an Arizona Appeals Judge, to Serve on Supreme Court". The New York Times. Retrieved 10 September 2009.