John Paul Stevens


Born: 4/20/1920 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: 7/16/2019
Age: 99
Cause of death: stroke

Full name: John Paul Stevens
Noted For: U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals judge (1970-75), U.S. Supreme Court Justice (1975-2010), appointed by Ford. Wrote the majority opinion in Kelo v. City of New London (2005), which upheld government's use of eminent domain to seize private property for private development.