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John Roberts

1955 - Today

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John Glover Roberts Jr. (born January 27, 1955) is an American lawyer and jurist who serves as Chief Justice of the United States. Roberts has authored the majority opinion in several landmark cases, including Shelby County v. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Roberts has received more than 6,984,103 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). John Roberts is the 17th most popular judge (up from 18th in 2019), the 5,559th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,045th in 2019) and the 7th most popular American Judge.

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  • 44

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.88

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  • 5.79

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among JUDGES

Among judges, John Roberts ranks 17 out of 39. Before him are Vassiliki Thanou-Christophilou, John Marshall, Earl Warren, Antonin Scalia, Thurgood Marshall, and Maryanne Trump Barry. After him are Clarence Thomas, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, Anthony Kennedy, Fathima Beevi, and Warren E. Burger.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1955, John Roberts ranks 203Before him are Sherif Ismail, Frankie Knuckles, Baltasar Garzón, Irina Khakamada, Pino Daniele, and Charles Martinet. After him are Mísia, Gilbert Gottfried, Buck Adams, Janice Dickinson, Teresa Ann Savoy, and Mark Boone Junior.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Roberts ranks 5,559 out of 15,968. Before him are Memphis Slim (1915), Henry Russell (1904), Mel Sheppard (1883), John Prine (1946), Elizabeth Hawley (1923), and James Best (1926). After him are Neil Flynn (1960), Edward Ruscha (1937), Charlotte Rae (1926), Dan Rather (1931), Beverly Sills (1929), and Sue Grafton (1940).

Among JUDGES In United States

Among judges born in United States, John Roberts ranks 7Before him are Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933), John Marshall (1755), Earl Warren (1891), Antonin Scalia (1936), Thurgood Marshall (1908), and Maryanne Trump Barry (1937). After him are Clarence Thomas (1948), Stephen Breyer (1938), Sonia Sotomayor (1954), Anthony Kennedy (1936), Warren E. Burger (1907), and Samuel Alito (1950).