Eugene F. Black

Eugene F. Black (1903–1990) was a member of the Michigan Supreme Court from 1956 to 1972.

Eugene F. Black c. 1949

Black studied law at both the Detroit College of Law and the University of Michigan Law School. He passed the bar in 1925. In 1945, Black was elected Michigan Attorney General as a Republican, but he did not seek re-election two years later. He later served as a judge of the Thirty-First Circuit. In 1955, Black was elected to the Michigan Supreme Court as a Democrat.


Legal offices
Preceded by
Foss O. Eldred
Michigan Attorney General
Succeeded by
Stephen John Roth