Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died at 87 years old from cancer of the pancreas. Justice Ginsburg was known as a powerful voice for equality for men and women, and she served as a judge on the Supreme court for 27 years.
Speaking last year, Justice Ginsburg said that we haven’t reached full equality between the sexes yet, but she still feels optimistic for the future.
Remembered for Her Mission
Ginsburg was nominated to the Supreme Court in 1993 by President Bill Clinton.
Ginsburg was one of the most popular Supreme Court justices over the last decades, and she will always be remembered for her fight to gain equal rights for women.