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Hawkins, Falcon Black, Jr.

Born March 16, 1927, in Charleston, SC
Died July 20, 2005, in Mount Pleasant, SC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on June 5, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on September 25, 1979, and received commission on September 26, 1979. Served as chief judge, 1990-1993. Assumed senior status on October 1, 1993. Service terminated on July 20, 2005, due to death.

The Citadel, B.S., 1958
University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1963

Professional Career:

U.S. Army private, 1945-1946
Private practice, Charleston, South Carolina, 1963-1979