Choy, Herbert

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Choy, Herbert Gender: M
Herbert Young Cho Choy
born on 5 January 1916 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Makaweli, Hawaii, 21n56, 159w39
Timezone HST h10w30 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 14°01' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 20°56 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 01°36'

Herbert Choy


American lawyer noted as the first Asian American to serve as a United States federal judge and the first person of Korean ancestry to be admitted to the bar in the United States. He served as a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. From 1957 to 1958, Choy served as Attorney General for the Territory of Hawaii. Choy died in Honolulu on 10 March 2004 at age 88 due to complications from pneumonia.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate which twice states 5 January. Other references, including the U.S. Social Security Death Index, have 6 January.


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Pneumonia
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Pneumonia)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 88)
  • Vocation : Law : Attorney
  • Vocation : Law : Jurist
  • Notable : Famous : First in Field