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John Jay

1st US Chief Justice John Jay

Profession: 1st US Chief Justice

United States of America

Why Famous: Founding Father of the United States

Born: December 12, 1745
Birthplace: NYC, New York, USA
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Died: May 17, 1829 (aged 83)

Married Life

  • 1774-04-28 Chief Justice John Jay (28) weds Sarah Van Brugh Livingston (17)

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