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Celebrezze, Anthony Joseph
Born September 4, 1910, in Anzi, Italy
Died October 29, 1998, in Cleveland, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on July 27, 1965, to a seat vacated by Lester Lefevre Cecil. Confirmed by the Senate on August 19, 1965, and received commission on August 19, 1965. Assumed senior status on October 1, 1980. Service terminated on October 29, 1998, due to death.

Education:
Ohio Northern University, Warren G. Harding College of Law, LL.B., 1936

Professional Career:
U.S. Navy, World War II
Ohio Bureau of Compensation, Columbus, Ohio, 1937-1939
Private practice, Cleveland, Ohio, 1939-1951
State senator, Ohio, 1951-1953
Mayor, Cleveland, Ohio, 1953-1962
Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, 1962-1965

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