Who replaced Thurgood Marshall as Supreme Court justice?

Answer When Thurgood Marshall retired because of poor health in 1991, President George H.W. Bush nominated Clarence Thomas as his replacement. Clarence Thomas is the second African-American to serve on th... Read More »

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Who replaced Thurgood Marshall as U.S. Supreme Justice?

Clarence Thomas replaced Thurgood Marshall as associate justice of the Supreme Court. Thomas was appointed by President George H.W. Bush and took the judicial oath on October 23, 1991, and, as of M... Read More »

When was John Marshall the chief justice of the Supreme Court?

John Marshall became chief justice of the United States Supreme Court on February 4, 1801, appointed by President John Adams. Appointed from the state of Virginia, Marshall served as chief justice ... Read More »

Which justice did Thurgood Marshall replace?

United States Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall replaced Justice Tom Clark. Justice Marshall was the first African-American appointed to the Supreme Court. He served from 1967 to 1991, when h... Read More »

Who replaced Thurgood Marshall& William Brennan during the bush administration?

In October 1990, President George H.W. Bush appointed David Souter to replace outgoing Justice William Brennan. Roughly one year later, Bush appointed Clarence Thomas to replace the retiring Thurgo... Read More »