Thurgood Marshall

US Supreme Court justice.

Born on July 2, 1908.
Died at the age of 84 on January 24, 1993.
Cause of Death: Heart failure.

Thurgood Marshall
He has been dead for over 28 years.
Who else died in 1993?

Which generation did Thurgood Marshall belong to?

Thurgood Marshall was a part of the Greatest Generation demographic cohort.

"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Thurgood Marshall was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1908.

That is a 37 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

What was he known for?

He was the first African-American Supreme Court Justice in history.

Which star sign was Thurgood Marshall?

Thurgood Marshall had the star sign Cancer.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 9.

How tall was he?

Thurgood Marshall was around 6 ft 2 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 187 cm.

This means that he was noticeably taller than the average American male.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Thursday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Sunday.

How long ago did Thurgood Marshall die?

He died in January, 1993, which was over 28 years ago. Two decades have passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A child that was born on the day of his death has grown up, finished school and started a family by now.
  • Since Thurgood Marshall's death in 1993, roughly seven FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around eight US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had four new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had five new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • Because he died in 1993, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as the Backstreet Boys, George Clooney, the Spice Girls, Tiger Woods, Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston and Jim Carrey.
  • Thurgood Marshall died before just before the Internet became a popular thing.
  • Because Thurgood Marshall's death occured in January, 1993, it means that he never got to see popular movies such as The Lion King and Jurassic Park.

Was he a smoker?

Yes. Our records indicate that Thurgood Marshall was a smoker. However, we cannot say for certain whether or not he continued to smoke up until his death.

Other people who died around January 24, 1993.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Thurgood Marshall.

Audrey Hepburn

Actress. Deceased
Died on January 20th, 1993
Died at the age of 63
Star Sign: Taurus

Andre the Giant

French wrestler. Deceased
Died on January 27th, 1993
Died at the age of 46
Star Sign: Taurus

Bobby Moore

Soccer player. Deceased
Died on February 24th, 1993
Died at the age of 51
Star Sign: Aries

Brandon Lee

American actor. Deceased
Died on March 31st, 1993
Died at the age of 28
Star Sign: Aquarius

David Koresh

Cult leader. Deceased
Died on April 19th, 1993
Died at the age of 33
Star Sign: Leo

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Edd Gould

British animator. Deceased
Born on October 28th, 1988
Height: 1.90m / 6 ft 3 inches

Franklin D. Roosevelt

US President. Deceased
Born on January 30th, 1882
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

Frank Bruno

Born on November 16th, 1961
Height: 1.90m / 6 ft 3 inches

Otto von Bismarck

President of Prussia. Deceased
Born on April 1st, 1815
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Thomas Tuchel

German football manager.
Born on August 29th, 1973
Height: 1.90m / 6 ft 3 inches

Morgan Freeman

American actor.
Born on June 1st, 1937
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Fred Rogers

Television host. Deceased
Born on March 20th, 1928
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot

Jake Paul

Born on January 17th, 1997
Height: 1.85m / 6 ft 1 inches

Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister.
Born on October 21st, 1949
Height: 1.84m / 6 foot

Andrew Jackson

US President. Deceased
Born on March 15th, 1767
Height: 1.85m / 6 ft 1 inches

Denzel Washington

Born on December 28th, 1954
Height: 1.85m / 6 ft 1 inches

Jam Master Jay

Hip Hop DJ. Deceased
Born on January 21st, 1965
Height: 1.82m / 6 foot

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