Ruth Bader Ginsburg just assigned her first majority opinion ever in a ruling that strikes down a provision of a statute that allows the expulsion of certain noncitizens. The Supreme Court Justice of 25 years finally earned seniority giving her the ability to assign opinions.
Legendary performer Nina Simone sang a mix of jazz, blues and folk music in the 1950s and '60s, later enjoying a career resurgence in the '80s. A staunch Civil Rights activist, she was known for tunes like "Mississippi Goddam," "Young, Gifted and Black" and "Four Women," among many others.
Chita Rivera is an iconic dancer, singer and actress known for her Tony Award-winning work in 'The Rink' and 'Kiss of the Spider Woman.' Over the decades, she's starred in an array of other musicals including 'West Side Story,' 'Sweet Charity' and 'Chicago.'