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 bi Ronald Reagan
Precedit bi Potter Stewart
Succeedit bi Samuel Alito
23rd Chancellor o the College o William & Mary
In office
October 4, 2005 – Februar 3, 2012
Preses Gene Nichol
Precedit bi Henry Kissinger
Succeedit bi Robert Gates
Personal details
Born Sandra Day
26 Mairch 1930(1930-03-26) (age 89)
El Paso, Texas, U.S.
Poleetical pairty Republican
Spoose(s) John O'Connor (1952–2009) (his death)
Bairns 3
Alma mater Stanford Varsity (B.A, LL.B.)
Religion Episcopal
Signatur

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