Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Thurgood Marshall

Thurgood Marshall, 1957

The United States Supreme Court’s first African-American justice, Thurgood Marshall, was born on July 2, in 1908 (d. 1993). A lawyer and civil rights activist, he served as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court from October, 1967 until October, 1991.

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