John Simpson Hastings

Personal

Birthday: 
6/30/1898
Birthplace: 
Washington, IN
Date of Death: 
2/7/1977
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army lieutenant, Field Artillery, 1920-1921
Private practice, Washington, Indiana, 1924-1957

Education

Name of School: 
U.S. Military Academy
Degree: 
B.S.
Degree Year: 
1920
Name of School - Second: 

Indiana University Maurer School of Law - Bloomington

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1924

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Court Name: 

Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
8/26/1957
Retirement from Active Service: 
2/1/1969
Termination Date: 
2/7/1977
Termination Reason: 
Death
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