William Burnham Woods

William Burnham Woods bio

Birth Name: William Burnham Woods

Occupation: Supreme Court Justice

Place Of Birth: Ohio

Date Of Birth: August 3, 1824

Date Of Death: May 14, 1887

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

William Burnham Woods was born on the 3rd of August, 1824. He was best known for being a Supreme Court Justice. Served as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1880 to 1887.

William Burnham Woods was born in Ohio. He graduated from Yale University in 1845. He was a judge on what became the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit prior to becoming an associate justice.

William Burnham Woods was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Burnham Woods was born in 1820s.

William Burnham Woods 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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William Burnham Woods’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on William Burnham Woods’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, William Burnham Woods kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

William Burnham Woods was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Burnham Woods
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: William Burnham Woods was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: William Burnham Woods was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: William Burnham Woods had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

William Burnham Woods’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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