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Abe Fortas
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
In office
October 4, 1965 â€“ May 14, 1969[1]
Nominated by Lyndon Johnson
Preceded by Arthur Goldberg
Succeeded by Harry Blackmun
Personal details
Born Abraham Fortas
(1910-06-19)June 19, 1910
Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
Died April 5, 1982(1982-04-05) (aged 71)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Carolyn E. Agger
Alma mater Rhodes College
Yale University
Religion Judaism

Needless, heedless, wanton and deliberate injury of the sort inflicted by Life's picture story is not an essential instrument of responsible journalism.
Abe Fortas
Judging is a lonely job in which a man is, as near as may be, an island entire.
Abe Fortas