Warren E. Burger
Chief Justice of the United States from 1969 to 1986
English: Warren E. Burger (September 17, 1907 – June 25, 1995) was the 15th Chief Justice of the United States from 1969 to 1986. Although Burger had conservative leanings and was considered a strict constructionist, the U.S. Supreme Court delivered a variety of transformative decisions on abortion, capital punishment, religious establishment, and school desegregation during his tenure.
Burger swearing in Gerald Ford as President of the United States, 1974.