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Edward Douglass White
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9th Chief Justice of the United States
In office
December 12, 1910 – May 19, 1921
Nominated by William Howard Taft
Preceded by Melville Fuller
Succeeded by William Howard Taft
Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court
In office
February 19, 1894 – December 12, 1910
Nominated by Grover Cleveland
Preceded by Samuel Blatchford
Succeeded by Willis Van Devanter
United States Senator
from Louisiana
In office
March 4, 1891 – March 12, 1894
Preceded by James B. Eustis
Succeeded by Newton C. Blanchard
Personal details
Born (1845-11-03)November 3, 1845
Thibodeauxville, Louisiana, United States
Died May 19, 1921(1921-05-19) (aged 75)
Washington, D.C., United States
Spouse(s) Virginia Montgomery Kent
Alma mater Mount Saint Mary's College,
Jesuit College,
Georgetown University,
Tulane University.

Edward Douglass White, Jr. (November 3, 1845 – May 19, 1921) was an American politician and jurist. He was a United States senator, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court and the ninth Chief Justice of the United States.

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