Steger, Bill

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Name
Steger, Bill Gender: M
William Merritt Steger
born on 22 August 1920 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Dallas, Texas, 32n47, 96w48
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 28°52' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 08°06 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 25°04'



Biography

American jurist who handled some 15,000 cases in a career spanning more than 35 years as a judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, based in Tyler, Texas.

President Richard M. Nixon appointed Steger to the bench in 1970. Steger was a former chairman of the Texas Republican Party and his party's unsuccessful nominee for governor of Texas in 1960 and for the Texas's 3rd congressional district seat in 1962. Earlier, in 1953, President Dwight D. Eisenhower named him a U.S. Attorney.

Steger died on 4 June 2006.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 85)
  • Vocation : Law : Attorney
  • Vocation : Law : Jurist (Judge)
  • Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (Republican)