Janet Reno

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Janet Reno
Janet Reno-us-Portrait.jpg
78th United States Attorney General
In office
March 11, 1993 – January 20, 2001
Preceded by William Barr
Succeeded by John Ashcroft
Personal details
Born (1938-07-21)July 21, 1938
Miami, Florida,
United States
Died November 7, 2016 (aged 78)
Miami, Florida,
United States
Political party Democratic
Alma mater Cornell University
Harvard Law School

Janet Reno (June 21, 1938 – November 7, 2016) was the United States Attorney General from 1993 to 2001, under President Bill Clinton. She was the first woman to ever have this job.[1]

Reno died on November 7, 2016 from complications of Parkinson's disease, aged 78.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Janet Reno". Washington Post. Retrieved 13 October 2016.