David Eagleson



Age: 78


Summary: California Supreme Court justice who was named to the post after voters ousted three state justices in 1986 including Rose Bird (who kept overturning death penalty cases), who as a conservative upheld 15 death penalty convictions (however there have only been 7 executions in California since 1986).



Cause of Death: Illness


Born: October 4, 1924


Died: May 23, 2003


Location: Long Beach, California