Janet Reno (July 21, 1938 – November 7, 2016) was the first woman to service a…


Janet Reno (July 21, 1938 – November 7, 2016) was the first woman to service as US Attorney General, appointed by President Bill Clinton in 1993. Her tenure lasted until 2001 when she retired, making her the second-longest serving Attorney General in U.S. history (after William Wirt).