Born in Fort Collins in 1917, Byron White was raised in nearby Wellington. Being a devoted student, he graduated from high school at the top of his class in 1930, which earned him a scholarship to the University of Colorado-Boulder. His years at CU, time would tell, were pivotal to say the least. Byron met his eventual wife, Marion Sterns (daughter of then-Law School Dean and future university president Robert L. Stearns), while attending CU, though that was just the beginning. Byron excelled at athletics, particularly football; during his time in Boulder (1935-37), he was the undisputed star of... Read More