Earl Warren, Chief Justice (1953-1969)

General Information

  • Birth DateMarch 19, 1891
  • Birth LocationLos Angeles, CA
  • Death DateJuly 9, 1974
  • Death LocationWashington, DC
  • Age of Departure from the Court78
  • Reason for Departure from the CourtRetired
  • Bar AdmissionCalif., 1914

Data Series

Offices

  • Chief Justice
  • Confirmation DateMarch 01, 1954
  • Nominating PresidentDwight Eisenhower
  • Nomination DateRecess appointment October 2, 1953; January 11, 1954
  • ReplacedFrederick Vinson
  • ReplacementWarren Burger
  • Other Offices
  • State OfficeDeputy city attorney, Oakland, Calif., 1919–20; deputy assistant district attorney, Alameda County, Calif., 1920–23; chief deputy district attorney, Alameda County, Calif., 1923–25; district attorney, Alameda County, Calif., 1925–39; attorney general, Cal
  • Federal OfficeRepublican vice-presidential nominee, 1948; Commission to Investigate the Assassination of President Kennedy, 1963–64