Anthony Celebrezze, LLB ’36

ONU alumnus Anthony Celebrezze

A celebrated politician and public servant, Anthony Celebrezze served five consecutive terms as mayor of Cleveland. As the cabinet secretary of Health, Education and Welfare for Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson, he enacted important social legislation including the Medicare Act and the Civil Rights Act of 1964. He then served as Judge of the United States Circuit Court of Appeals.