Joseph Wapner

Television Judge + Recipient of the Purple Heart Medal
Born Nov 15, 1919
Age 96
Hometown Los Angeles, Cali...
Religion Judaism
Alma Mater University of Sou...
Other Names Joseph Wapner

Joseph Albert Wapner is a former American judge and TV personality of the real-life courtroom-style show The People's Court, which ran in syndication from 1981 to 1993 for 2,484 episodes. On The People's Court, Wapner conducted a binding arbitration which was set up to resemble a small claims court by pitting parties, without lawyers, against each other.… Read More

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1919 Birth Joseph Albert Wapner was born November 15, 1919 in Los Angeles to Jewish parents. … Read More
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