Louis Brandeis

1856 - 1941

Louis Brandeis

Louis Dembitz Brandeis (; November 13, 1856 – October 5, 1941) was an American lawyer and associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States from 1916 to 1939. He was born in Louisville, Kentucky, to Jewish immigrant parents from Bohemia (now in the Czech Republic), who raised him in a secular home. He attended Harvard Law School, graduating at the age of 20 with what is widely rumored to be the highest grade average in the law school's history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis Brandeis has received more than 986,350 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 38th most popular lawyer.

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Among lawyers, Louis Brandeis ranks 39 out of 49Before him are Asad ibn al-Furat, Roy Cohn, Alan Dershowitz, William Rehnquist, Clarence Darrow, and Navi Pillay. After him are Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., George Hadley, Lawrence Lessig, Michael Cohen, Wendell Willkie, and Louise Arbour.

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Among people born in 1856, Louis Brandeis ranks 82Before him are Luigi Bianchi, Matilde Serao, Franz Roubaud, Dragutin Gorjanović-Kramberger, Günther Beck von Mannagetta und Lerchenau, and Alberto Palacio. After him are Jens Christian Christensen, Anton Aškerc, James Buchanan Duke, Edward Goodrich Acheson, Wovoka, and Alfred Deakin. Among people deceased in 1941, Louis Brandeis ranks 115Before him are Tom Phillips, Mario García Menocal, Yakov Smushkevich, Karl Neukirch, Fritz Manteuffel, and Wilhelm Kienzl. After him are Igor Severyanin, DeLisle Stewart, Fred Karno, Matt McGrath, Yekaterina Zelenko, and Verner Järvinen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Louis Brandeis ranks 5,243 out of 12,171Before him are Gypsy Rose Lee (1911), Seán Patrick O'Malley (1944), Edward Platt (1916), Archibald MacLeish (1892), Charles Martinet (1955), and Tom Noonan (1951). After him are Connie Britton (1967), Bob Gale (1951), Billy Cox (1939), Justin Gatlin (1982), Lauren Cohan (1982), and Kenny Dorham (1924).

Among LAWYERS In United States

Among lawyers born in United States, Louis Brandeis ranks 7Before him are J. Edgar Hoover (1895), John F. Kennedy Jr. (1960), Warren Christopher (1925), Alan Dershowitz (1938), William Rehnquist (1924), and Clarence Darrow (1857). After him are Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. (1841), Lawrence Lessig (1961), Michael Cohen (1966), Scooter Libby (1950), Ken Starr (1946), and Christopher A. Wray (1966).