Burger, Warren Earl (09/17/1907-06/25/1995)

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  • Occupation: Jurist, Chief Justice of the United States
  • Number of Terms: 1
  • Committees/Roles: Ex-officio as Chief Justice of the United States. Elected Chancellor


  • Burger, Warren E. 1907-
  • Board of Regents
  • Chancellor of the Smithsonian Board of Regents
  • Chief Justice of the United States
  • United States Supreme Court


Smithsonian Board of Regents

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Chief Justice


Biographical Dictionary of the Federal Judiciary. Compiled by Harold Chase, Samuel Krislov, Keith O. Boyum, and Jerry N. Clark. Detroit: Gale Research, 1976; Congressional Directory. 100th Congress, 1987-1988. Washington, DC: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1987; International Who's Who. 38th edition, 1974-1975. London: Europa Publications, 1974; Who's Who in American Politics. Ninth edition, 1983-1984. New York: R. R. Bowker, 1983; American Justices. Two volumes. Edited by Joseph M. Bessette. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 1996.

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Regent Tenure: 06/1969-09/26/1986


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