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John Bright

Biography of John Bright

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Bright
  • First Name: John
  • Date of Birth: May , 23 , 1884
  • Place of Birth (POB): Middletown , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Date of Death: March , 24 , 1948
  • Place of Death (POD): Middletown , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

John Bright Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Southern District of New York
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Franklin D. Roosevelt ( Democratic )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 04/25/1941
  • New Seat
  • Authorization legislation: 54 Stat. 219
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 04/25/1941
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 06/02/1941
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 06/03/1941
  • Commission Date: 06/06/1941
  • Date of Termination: 03/24/1948
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

John Bright in the Law School

  • Name of School: Read law
  • Law Degree Year: 1906

John Bright Career Path


  • Private practice, Middletown, New York, 1906-1941
  • Corporation counsel, Middletown, New York, 1910-1917
  • Director, Orange County Trust Company, 1914


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  • Article Name: John Bright
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  • Description: Biography of John Bright Biographic DetailsFamily Name (Surname): Bright First Name: John Date of Birth: May , 23 , 1884 [...]

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