Sorrentino, Joe

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Sorrentino, Joe Gender: M
born on 16 May 1937 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Brooklyn NY, USA, 40n38, 73w56
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 25°09' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 15°02 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 17°05'


American jurist, a municipal court judge and crusader for juvenile rights whose books include the autobiography, "Up From Never." Prior to his law career, he was a teen-age gang hoodlum who first entered jail at the age of 14. He was discharged from the Marines for fighting. In 1966, he did an about-face, attending Harvard Law School to become an attorney and jurist.


  • Social : Begin a program of study 1966 (Entered Harvard Law School)

Source Notes

LMR quotes his letter, 3/1979, "family records"


  • Passions : Criminal Perpetrator : Social crime/ delinquent (Teen-age gang member)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer (Up From Never)
  • Vocation : Law : Attorney
  • Vocation : Military : Military service (U.S. Marines)
  • Passions : Criminal Perpetrator : Prison sentence (First entered, age 14)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book
  • Vocation : Law : Jurist (Municipal and juvenile)