How many chief justices were on the supreme court in 1973?

Answer Warren Earl Burger was the only Supreme Court Chief Justice in 1973. Burger was nominated by President Nixon in 1969 and served until he retired in 1986. He was followed by William Rehnquist as chi... Read More »

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How many Supreme Court Chief Justices have there been in the history of the Supreme Court?

Seventeen men have served as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court. The first was John Jay, appointed in 1789. The current Chief Justice is John G. Roberts, Jr. appointed in 2005.Referen... Read More »

How many justices, including the chief justice, are on the supreme court?

As of March 2010, there were nine Supreme Court Justices of the United States. This select group included Chief Justice John Roberts and Associate Justices Alito, Breyer, Ginsburg, Kennedy, Scalia,... Read More »

How many supreme court justices were there in 1919?

Nine justices were seated on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1919. Edward D. White of Louisiana served as chief justice. The associate justices in 1919 were Willis Van Devanter, Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr... Read More »

How many US Supreme Court justices were present during President Obama's first State-of-the-Union address?

Six of the nine justices were in attendance at President Obama's one-year address. In Attendance Chief Justice John Roberts Justice Anthony Kennedy Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Justice Stephen Br... Read More »