May 28, 1906, Henry Billings Brown retired from the Supreme Court bench. Appointed by President Benjamin Harrison, he served for over 14 years before stepping down.
He wrote the majority opinion in Plessy v. Ferguson.


May 28, 1906, Henry Billings Brown retired from the Supreme Court bench. Appointed by President Benjamin Harrison, he served for over 14 years before stepping down.
He wrote the majority opinion in Plessy v. Ferguson.