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Ruth Bader Ginsburg biography

About Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ruth Bader Ginsburg was an American Jurist who is best known for serving as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. She was born on March 15, 1993, in Brooklyn, New York, USA. At the time of her death, she was 87 years old with around 5 feet 3 inches tall in height.

Her association with the Supreme court started in 1993 after being nominated by then-President Bill Clinton. She was seen as one of the most brilliant and honest judges and best out of few female Justices in the Supreme Court by many American Nationals.

Cause of Death & Reason??

At the age of 87, many women would be at normal death but she died due to complications aroused from metastatic pancreatic cancer. She died in her own home in Washington.

Educational qualification background

 Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a highly educated female justice and has completed all her educational degrees from reputed Universities in the USA. She completed her BA in government and graduated on June 23, 1954, from Cornell University. She attended Harvard Law School in 1956 after being a mother of a child and transferred to Columbia University from where she graduated with an LLB degree.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Family

She was born in a family having Ukrainian ancestry from the father’s side and Austrian Ancestry from the mother’s side. Her parents, Nathan, and Celia raised her with the utmost care as her older sister, Marilyn, died of Meningitis at the time, Ruth was 14 months old. Marilyn used to call her Kiki and it became her nickname. Her mother changed her name from Joan to Ruth as there were many students named as Joan in her class.

Relationships & Husband

Ruth Bader Ginsburg got married to her husband Martin Ginsburg, a former professor at Georgetown University Law Center. Their relationship was romantic and everlasting but Martin died on June 27, 2010, 4 days after celebrating his 56th marriage Anniversary. The couple had two children, a son, James Ginsburg, founder of Cedille Records, and a daughter, Jane Ginsburg, professor at Columbia Law School.

Income, Earning, and Net Worth

Ruth Bader Ginsburg‘s income and earnings were all collected from her salaries as Justice, Professor, and other works she was involved in. There are no absolute accounts on her Net Worth but one thing can be said that she had a simple life and anything extra she got must have been spent on Charity. At the time of death, she must be a millionaire who would give some part of her worth to her children and some to charity.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameRuth Bader Ginsburg
Full Real NameJoan Ruth Bader
Popularly Known asN/A
5 feet 3 inches
Age at the death87 years
Birth PlaceBrooklyn, New York, USA
Date of Birth (Birthday)March 15, 1933
Net Worth (2021)N/A
Education QualificationBA, LLB
School/collegeCornell University,  Harvard University, Columbia University

Some facts about Ruth Bader Ginsburg

  • Ruth also served as the Judge of the United States Court Of Appeals for the District of Columbia Court from 1980 to 1993.
  • She spent a major part of her career speaking about gender equality and women empowerment.
  • Her judicial Oath in Supreme Court was taken on August 10, 1993.
  • She supported Abortion Rights and stated that the Government has no business in obstructing a woman’s choice.
  • She was diagnosed with Colon Cancer in 1999 after which she underwent chemotherapy and surgeries.
  • She completed 20 push-ups on her 80th birthday.
  • She was diagnosed with cancerous nodules on her lungs on November 8, 2018, when she was hospitalized with fractured ribs.
  • She struggled to find a job after graduation.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Other Quick Info

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Religion: Christianity

Father Name: Nathan Bader

Mother Name: Celia Bader

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Sister Name: Marilyn Bader

Marital status: Married

Relationship Status: Ended

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Husband Name: Martin Ginsburg( dead.)

Children/Kids: 2

Son Name: James Ginsburg

Daughter Name: Jane Ginsburg

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Instagram Account:  YES

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Wikipedia: YES


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