Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a legal pioneer, trailblazed her way during the 1950s and 1960s,  a time when women were just beginning to make their mark in male dominated professions. An advocate for gender equality, Ginsburg not only fought for women’s rights but also set an example. Watch here to learn how Ginsburg went from not being able to get a job at law firms to becoming the second woman appointed to the Supreme Court of the United States.

 Watch Katie Couric’s complete, exclusive interview with Ruth Bader Ginsburg here.