John Marshall Harlan Ii bio

Birth Name: John Marshall Harlan II

Occupation: Supreme Court Justice

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: May 20, 1899

Date Of Death: December 29, 1971

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

John Marshall Harlan Ii was born on the 20th of May, 1899. He was famous for being a Supreme Court Justice. Remembered as the ‘great dissenter’ of the Earl Warren Court of the 1950s and 1960s, this influential Supreme Court Associate Justice served from 1955 until 1971, voting in favor of civil rights initiatives in such cases as Loving v. Virginia and Cooper v. Aaron.

John Marshall Harlan Ii was born in Illinois. After studying at Princeton, Oxford, and the New York Law School, he became an Assistant United States Attorney for New York’s Southern District. He died of cancer just three months after retiring from the U.S. Supreme Court and was replaced by William Rehnquist .

John Marshall Harlan Ii was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Marshall Harlan Ii was born in 1890s.

John Marshall Harlan II is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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John Marshall Harlan Ii’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on John Marshall Harlan Ii’s parents.

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Personal Life

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John Marshall Harlan Ii was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Marshall Harlan II
NICKNAME: John L. Sullivan, Johnny Valiant, Luscious Johnny V, Thomas Sullivan
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: John Marshall Harlan Ii was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: John Marshall Harlan Ii was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: John Marshall Harlan Ii had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

John Marshall Harlan Ii’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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