John McKinley

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Birthday
1, 1780
Birthplace
Virginia
Death Date
Jul 19, 1852 (72)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
1, 1780
Birthplace
Virginia
Death Date
Jul 19, 1852 (72)

About

Served as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1837 to 1852.

Before Fame

He was admitted to the bar in 1800 and then began practicing in Kentucky.

Trivia

His name was given to the Alabama community of McKinley.

Family Life

He moved to Kentucky with his family when he was a baby.

Associated With

He was nominated to the Supreme Court by President Martin Van Buren.