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Judy Sheindlin

1942 - Today

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Judith Susan Sheindlin (née Blum; born October 21, 1942), known professionally as Judge Judy, is an American court-show arbitrator, media personality, television producer, philanthropist, and former prosecutor and Manhattan family court judge. For 25 seasons, from September 16, 1996, to July 23, 2021, Sheindlin starred in her eponymous top Nielsen-rated court show, Judge Judy. Sheindlin became the longest-serving television arbitrator in courtroom-themed programming history, a distinction that earned her a place in the Guinness World Records in 2015. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Judy Sheindlin has received more than 8,875,652 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Judy Sheindlin is the 77th most popular lawyer (down from 60th in 2019), the 10,819th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,171st in 2019) and the 23rd most popular American Lawyer.

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  • 40.17

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  • 19

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  • 1.13

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  • 4.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among lawyers, Judy Sheindlin ranks 77 out of 68Before her are Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw, Benjamin N. Cardozo, Alberto Nisman, Robert Lighthizer, Richard Wagner, and Dario Franceschini. After her are John Kerr, Hauwa Ibrahim, Irene Khan, Robert Bork, William O. Douglas, and Robert Treat Paine.

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Among people born in 1942, Judy Sheindlin ranks 587Before her are Jan Halvarsson, Ama Ata Aidoo, Salim Ahmed Salim, Kenas Aroi, Christine Darden, and Harald Norpoth. After her are Nancy Richey, Richard Myers, Paul Churchland, Bob Love, Jejomar Binay, and Jon Kyl.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Judy Sheindlin ranks 10,819 out of 18,182Before her are Danielle Harris (1977), Jimmy Bryan (1926), Roy Brown (1925), Devon (1977), Buzz Osborne (1964), and Joel Barlow (1754). After her are Damon Lindelof (1973), Jim Ryun (1947), Hap Sharp (1928), John DiMaggio (1968), Kitty Wells (1919), and Harry Blackmun (1908).

Among LAWYERS In United States

Among lawyers born in United States, Judy Sheindlin ranks 23Before her are Merrick Garland (1952), Christopher A. Wray (1966), Doug Emhoff (1964), Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw (1959), Benjamin N. Cardozo (1870), and Robert Lighthizer (1947). After her are Robert Bork (1927), William O. Douglas (1898), Robert Treat Paine (1731), Scooter Libby (1950), Amy Chua (1962), and Anita Hill (1956).