Clarence Thomas

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Clarence Thomas (born June 23, 1948) is an American lawyer who serves as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. He was nominated by President George H. W. Bush to succeed Thurgood Marshall, and has served since 1991. Thomas is the second African-American to serve on the Court, after Marshall. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clarence Thomas has received more than 10,778,904 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Clarence Thomas is the 18th most popular judge (up from 19th in 2019), the 5,969th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,119th in 2019) and the 8th most popular American Judge.

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Among judges, Clarence Thomas ranks 18 out of 39Before him are John Marshall, Earl Warren, Antonin Scalia, Thurgood Marshall, Maryanne Trump Barry, and John Roberts. After him are Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, Anthony Kennedy, Fathima Beevi, Warren E. Burger, and Carlo Biotti.

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Among people born in 1948, Clarence Thomas ranks 333Before him are Jean-Pierre Monseré, Mikhail Nikolayevich Zadornov, Gabriele Seyfert, Juan García Rodríguez, JoBeth Williams, and Bernard Dietz. After him are Manuel Clemente, Muse Bihi Abdi, Galina Prozumenshchikova, Sergey Lebedev, Avi Arad, and Ludwig Scotty.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Clarence Thomas ranks 5,969 out of 15,968Before him are Whitcomb L. Judson (1846), Clyde Cowan (1919), Frank Pierson (1925), Chadwick Boseman (1977), Jack Kramer (1921), and Joshua Chamberlain (1828). After him are Philip Bailey (1951), Conway Twitty (1933), Stanley Norman Cohen (1935), Bruce Johnston (1942), Bill Irwin (1950), and Charles Reidpath (1889).

Among JUDGES In United States

Among judges born in United States, Clarence Thomas ranks 8Before him are John Marshall (1755), Earl Warren (1891), Antonin Scalia (1936), Thurgood Marshall (1908), Maryanne Trump Barry (1937), and John Roberts (1955). After him are Stephen Breyer (1938), Sonia Sotomayor (1954), Anthony Kennedy (1936), Warren E. Burger (1907), Samuel Alito (1950), and Walter Q. Gresham (1832).