Betty Binns Fletcher’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

March 29, 1923

Death Date

October 22, 2012

Age of Death

89 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Seattle, Washington, United States



The lawyer Betty Binns Fletcher died at the age of 89. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Former appointed United States Circuit Judge of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit courthouse district of San Francisco. She was a member of the Washington State Bar Association and one of the first women in US history to become a partner in a major American law firm.

She graduated from high school at age 16, and then attended Stanford University. She graduated in 1942 with a Bachelor of Arts degree at the age of 19.

She worked as an United States Circuit Judge from 1979 until her death in 2012.