Howard Francis Corcoran

Personal

Birthday: 
1/25/1906
Birthplace: 
Pawtucket, RI
Date of Death: 
5/11/1989
Place of Death: 
Washington, DC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1933-1934
Tennessee Valley Authority, 1934-1935
Legal associate, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1935-1938
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1938-1943
U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1943
U.S. Army, 1943-1945
Private practice, New York City, 1946-1954
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1954-1965

Education

Name of School: 
Princeton University
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1928
Name of School - Second: 

Harvard Law School

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1931

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Court Name: 

District of Columbia District Court

President Nominating: 
Lyndon B. Johnson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
3/11/1965
Retirement from Active Service: 
11/30/1977
Termination Date: 
5/11/1989
Termination Reason: 
Death
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