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John Gilpin Heyburn Ii

Biography of John Gilpin Heyburn II

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Heyburn
  • First Name: John
  • Middle Name: Gilpin
  • Generational Suffix: II
  • Date of Birth: November , 12 , 1948
  • Place of Birth (POB): Boston , Massachusetts (US-MA, MA, 25, Mass.)
  • Date of Death: April , 29 , 2015
  • Place of Death (POD): Louisville , Kentucky (US-KY, KY, 21, Ky., Ken., Kent.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

John Gilpin Heyburn II Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Western District of Kentucky
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: George H.W. Bush ( Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 03/20/1992
  • American Bar Association (ABA) Ratings of judicial nominees (majority rating): Qualified
  • Seat vacated by: Ballantine, Jr. , Thomas A.
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 03/20/1992
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 08/12/1992
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 08/12/1992
  • Commission Date: 08/17/1992
  • Date of Service as Chief Judge (begin): 2001
  • Termination of Service as Chief Judge (Date): 2008
  • Retirement from Active Service: 04/01/2014
  • Date of Termination: 04/29/2015
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

John Gilpin Heyburn II in the Law School

  • Name of School: Harvard College
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (A.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1970

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): University of Kentucky College of Law
  • Degree: Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1976

John Gilpin Heyburn II Career Path


  • U.S. Army Reserve, 1970-1976
  • Private practice, Louisville, Kentucky, 1976-1992


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