Clarence Thomas

By Mark Mason

Who is Clarence Thomas

* Clarence Thomas is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court.

* Next Thurogood Marshall, he is the second African American to serve in court.

* Has a quiet and stoic demeanor.

* Currently living

Childhood

* He was born in Pin Point, GA in 1948 which is located outside of Savannah.

* Clarence is the middle child of the three siblings and they're family spoke Gullah.

* His father, M.C. Thomas left him and his family when Clarence was two years old.

facts and early life

* Attended to Yale Law and University

* Also attended to Holy Cross University with a bachelor's degree.

* Was nominated by George W. Bush to be a federal Judge.