Hill, John Jr.

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Name
Hill, John Jr. Gender: M
John Luke Hill Jr.
born on 9 October 1923 at 20:15 (= 8:15 PM )
Place Breckenridge, Texas, 32n45, 98w54
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 15°45' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 13°30 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 28°07'



Biography

American lawyer, Democratic politician, and judge, notable as the only person to have served as Secretary of State of Texas, Texas Attorney General, and Chief Justice of the Texas Supreme Court.

Considered one of the top lawyers in Texas, Hill won $3.5 million from Lockheed and $8.5 million from Braniff in lawsuits during the early 1960s. He was known for mastering his brief and for his down-to-earth style as an advocate.

Hill died on 9 July 2007, aged 83, after undergoing heart surgery in St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital in Houston.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Other Death 9 July 2007 (Following heart surgery, age 83)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.

Categories

  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (Bitsy Hill)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 83)
  • Vocation : Law : Attorney
  • Vocation : Law : Jurist (Chief Justice of the Texas Supreme Court)
  • Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (Democrat)
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office (Secretary of State of Texas; Texas Attorney General)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (Top lawyer in Texas)