David Souter

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David Hackett Souter ( SOO-tər; born September 17, 1939) is a retired associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. He served from October 1990 to his retirement in June 2009. Appointed by US President George H. W. Bush to fill the seat that had been vacated by William J. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Souter has received more than 2,125,934 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). David Souter is the 32nd most popular judge (down from 28th in 2019), the 10,287th most popular biography from United States and the 17th most popular American Judge.

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  • 18

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Among judges, David Souter ranks 32 out of 39Before him are Elliott Belgrave, Walter Q. Gresham, Brett Kavanaugh, Anna Chandy, Richard Goldstone, and Elena Kagan. After him are Harlan F. Stone, George Wythe, Michael Mukasey, Harry Blackmun, Ranjan Gogoi, and Samuel Chase.

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Among people born in 1939, David Souter ranks 455Before him are Barbara Askins, Terry Paine, Mary K. Gaillard, Betty Everett, Cleavon Little, and Bill Toomey. After him are R. C. Sproul, John M. Fabian, Anne Heggtveit, Ted Kaufman, Fernando Poe Jr., and Hadi Khosroshahi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Souter ranks 10,287 out of 15,968Before him are Fred Allen (1894), Judith Barsi (1978), Barry Watson (1974), Marguerite MacIntyre (1965), Michael Ealy (1973), and Juli Ashton (1969). After him are Odette Annable (1985), Janet Blair (1921), Marley Shelton (1974), James H. Billington (1929), Henry M. Jackson (1912), and Frank Hussey (1905).

Among JUDGES In United States

Among judges born in United States, David Souter ranks 17Before him are Anthony Kennedy (1936), Warren E. Burger (1907), Samuel Alito (1950), Walter Q. Gresham (1832), Brett Kavanaugh (1965), and Elena Kagan (1960). After him are Harlan F. Stone (1872), Michael Mukasey (1941), Harry Blackmun (1908), Samuel Chase (1741), and Neil Gorsuch (1967).