Warren E. Burger

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Warren Earl Burger 
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Chief Justice of the United States from 1969 to 1986
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Date of birth17 September 1907
Saint Paul
Warren Earl Burger
Date of death25 June 1995
Washington, D.C.
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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.