Roger B. Taney

Roger B. Taney bio

Birth Name: Roger Brooke Taney

Occupation: Supreme Court Justice

Place Of Birth: Maryland

Date Of Birth: March 17, 1777

Date Of Death: October 12, 1864

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Roger B. Taney was born on the 17th of March, 1777. He was famous for being a Supreme Court Justice. Served as the fifth Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1836 to 1864.

Roger B. Taney was born in Maryland. He graduated from Dickinson College in 1795. He delivered the majority opinion in the Dred Scott v. Sandford 1857 case, which ruled that African Americans couldn’t be considered citizens of the United States.

Roger B. Taney was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Roger B. Taney was born in 1770s.

Roger Brooke Taney 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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Roger B. Taney’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Roger B. Taney’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Roger B. Taney kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Roger B. Taney was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Roger Brooke Taney
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Roger B. Taney was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Roger B. Taney was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Roger B. Taney had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Roger B. Taney’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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