Jackson, Robert

Jackson, Robert (Houghwout)

(1892–1954) Supreme Court justice; born in Spring Creek, Pa. He served as counsel to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (1934–36) and to the Department of Justice (1936–40). He was U.S. attorney general (1940–41) when President Franklin D. Roosevelt appointed him to the U.S. Supreme Court (1941–54). After World War II, he served as chief prosecutor at the Nuremberg war crimes trials (1945–46).
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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Series books examine instruments from the banjo and the theremin to the guitar in Baroque Mexico, and people from John Philip Sousa, Marian McPartland, Fritz Reiner, Fred Waring, Charles Ives, and Charles Seeger to Bill Monroe, Ralph Stanley, Hazel Dickens, Bob Wills, Jimmie Rodgers, Fiddlin' John Carson, Aunt Molly Jackson, Robert Johnson, Robert Winslow Gordon, Sarah Gertrude Knott, Tito Puente, and Elvis.
Period drama, starring Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Gordon Jackson, Robert Hardy and Judi Bowker.