Clarence Darrow

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Birthday
18, 1857
Birthplace
Kinsman, OH
Death Date
Mar 13, 1938 (80)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
18, 1857
Birthplace
Kinsman, OH
Death Date
Mar 13, 1938 (80)

About

The lawyer who defended John Scopes for teaching human evolution. He also defended thrill killers Leopold and Loeb during their trial for the murder of 14-year-old Robert Franks.

Before Fame

He began his legal career reading law in Youngstown, Ohio where Judge Alfred W. Mackey gave him a start in the profession.

Trivia

He was called a sophisticated country lawyer, but his sharp wit was second to none.

Family Life

His parents were Amirus Darrow and Emily Darrow, farmers and civil rights advocates.

Associated With

He was a famous American lawyer much like Robert Kardashian.