(NEWSER) – Sonia Sotomayor is set to make history tomorrow night as the first Supreme Court justice to lead the world's most-watched New Year's Eve celebration. The Bronx native has been chosen to follow the likes of Bill Clinton, Lady Gaga, and Muhammad Ali by pressing the crystal-covered button to lower the ball and start the 60-second countdown to welcome 2014 in New York City's Times Square, reports NBC.

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