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The Chief Justice of the United States is the head of the United States federal court system (the judicial branch of the federal government of the United States) and the chief judge of the Supreme Court of the United States.

List of Chief Justices

Portrait Name Appointment Term Nominator
1 John Jay (Gilbert Stuart portrait) John Jay
December 12, 1745 – May 17, 1829
(aged 83)
September 24, 1789
Confirmation:
September 26, 1789
September 26, 1789

June 29, 1795
  Washington
2 John Rutledge John Rutledge
September 17, 1739 – July 23, 1800
(aged 60)
June 30, 1795
Confirmation:
December 15, 1795
Recess appointment rejected
June 30, 1795

December 28, 1795
3 Oliver ellsworth Oliver Ellsworth
April 29, 1745 – November 26, 1807
(aged 62)
September 24, 1789
Confirmation:
September 26, 1789
March 8, 1796

December 15, 1800
4 John Marshall by Henry Inman, 1832 John Marshall
September 24, 1755 – July 6, 1835
(aged 79)
January 20, 1801
Confirmation:
January 27, 1801
February 4, 1801

July 6, 1835D
  J. Adams
5 Roger B. Taney - Brady-Handy Roger B. Taney
March 17, 1777 – October 12, 1864
(aged 87)
December 28, 1835
Confirmation:
March 15, 1836
March 28, 1836

October 12, 1864D
  Jackson
6 Mathew Brady, Portrait of Secretary of the Treasury Salmon P. Chase, officer of the United States government (1860–1865) Salmon P. Chase
January 13, 1808 – May 7, 1873
(aged 65)
December 6, 1864
Confirmation:
December 6, 1864
December 6, 1864

May 7, 1873D
  Lincoln
7 Chief Justice Morrison Waite Morrison Waite
November 29, 1816 – March 23, 1888
(aged 71)
January 19, 1874
Confirmation:
January 21, 1874
March 4, 1874

March 23, 1888D
  Grant
8 Melville Weston Fuller Chief Justice 1908 Melville Fuller
February 11, 1833 – July 4, 1910
(aged 77)
April 30, 1888
Confirmation:
July 20, 1888
October 8, 1888

July 4, 1910D
  Cleveland
9 Edward White, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, 1905 Edward White
November 3, 1845 – May 19, 1921
(aged 75)
December 12, 1910
Confirmation:
December 12, 1910
December 19, 1910

May 19, 1921D
  Taft
10 William Howard Taft, Bain bw photo portrait, 1908 William Howard Taft
September 15, 1857 – March 8, 1930
(aged 72)
June 30, 1921
Confirmation:
June 30, 1921
July 11, 1921

February 3, 1930
  Harding
11 Charles Evans Hughes cph.3b15401 Charles Evans Hughes
April 11, 1862 – August 27, 1948
(aged 86)
February 3, 1930
Confirmation:
February 13, 1930
February 24, 1930

July 1, 1941
  Hoover
12 Chief Justice Harlan Fiske Stone photograph circa 1927-1932 Harlan F. Stone
October 11, 1872 – April 22, 1946
(aged 73)
June 12, 1941
Confirmation:
June 27, 1941
July 3, 1941

April 22, 1946D
  F.D. Roosevelt
13 Fred m vinson Fred M. Vinson
January 22, 1890 – September 8, 1953
(aged 63)
June 6, 1946
Confirmation:
June 20, 1946
June 24, 1946

September 8, 1953D
  Truman
14 Earl Warren Earl Warren
March 19, 1891 – July 9, 1974
(aged 83)
January 11, 1954
Confirmation:
March 1, 1954
October 5, 1953

June 23, 1969
  Eisenhower
15 US Supreme Court Justice William Brennan - 1976 official portrait William J. Brennan Jr.
April 25, 1906 – July 24, 1997
(aged 91)
May 21, 1969
Confirmation:
June 9, 1969
June 23, 1969

July 20, 1990
  Humphrey

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