1914 – Born on the 31st of January in Newark, New Jersey.
1939 – He graduated from Fordham University in New York City and went to work for A&C Clothing, Co.
1946 – He became vice president in Newark.
1948 – He ran for and won a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives as a Democrat, representing New
Jersey’s 11th congressional district.
1962 – He resigned his seat on the 30th of June to run for mayor of Newark.
– He served as mayor for eight years.
1967 – He was convicted of corruption after leaving office.
1979 – He was sentenced to 10 years but was released after serving five.
1981 – He died on the 2nd of February in Red Bank, New Jersey.