Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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In History
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg is Born

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg is Born
    On March 13th, 1933, Ruth Bader Ginsburg is born in Brooklyn, New York.
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg earned her Law Degrees

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg earned her Law Degrees
    In 1959, Ruth Bader Ginsburg earned 2 law degrees, one from Columbia and the other from Harvard. Ruth tied for first in her class.
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg joins the Rutgers faculty

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg joins the Rutgers faculty
    in 1963, Ruth Bader Ginsburg was brought on as a faculty member of Rutgers University, a prestigious opportunity.
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg faces gender inequality

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg faces gender inequality
    Despite her impressive resume, RBG faced difficulties finding work in the justice field based on her gender
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg leads ACLU

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg leads ACLU
    During the 1970s, RBG serves as the director of the Women's rights project American Civil Liberties Union.
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    Ruth Bader Ginsburg teaches at Columbia Law School

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg is hired to teach law at Columbia from 1972-1980
  • Jimmy Carter Appoints Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    Jimmy Carter Appoints Ruth Bader Ginsburg
    in 1980, President Jimmy Carter appoints RBG to the U.S. court of appeals for the District of Columbia
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg to the Supreme court

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg to the Supreme court
    in 1993, Bill Clinton appointed RBG to the Supreme Court where she filled in the seat of Justice Byron White.
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    Ruth Bader Ginsburg serves the Supreme Court

    RBG serves on the U.S. Supreme Court for 27 years
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg
    On September 18th, 2020, Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away due to complications with Pancreatic cancer