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Walter J. Cummings

AKA Walter Joseph Cummings, Jr.

Born: 29-Sep-1916
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Died: 24-Apr-1999
Location of death: Chicago, IL
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Judge

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: 7th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1966-99

Father: Walter J. Cummings (banker)
Mother: Lillian Garvy
Brother: Edward
Wife: Therese Farrell Murray (m. 18-May-1946, d. 1968, three sons)
Son: Walter J. Cummings III
Son: Keith Farrell Cummings
Son: Mark Farrell Cummings

    High School: St. Albans School, Washington, DC
    High School: Chicago Latin School
    University: BA, Yale University (1937)
    Law School: LLB, Harvard Law School (1940)

    US Appeals Court Judge, 7th Circuit Chief Judge (1981-99)
    US Appeals Court Judge, 7th Circuit (1966-86)
    Sidley Austin Partner (1943-66)
    US Solicitor General (1952-53)
    Sidley Austin Partner (1946-52)
    US Justice Department Special Asst. to US Attorney General (1944-46)
    US Justice Department Staff, US Solicitor General (1940-46)
    American Bar Association
    Chicago Bar Association
    Federal Bar Association
    Illinois State Bar Association 1940
    Metropolitan Club
    Saddle and Cycle
    Union League
    Yale Club

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