1909 – Born on the 22nd of June in New York City, New York.
1940 – He married actress Anita Louise Fremault with whom he had two children.
1954 – His production of "From Here to Eternity" won the Academy Award for Best Picture.
1956 – His movie "Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing" was nominated for best picture.
– He was remembered for producing the film "Bus Stop", starring Marilyn Monroe.
1957 – He was the recipient of the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award.
1960 – He died of lung cancer on the 22nd of July, in Los Angeles at the age of 51. He was interred in the
Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale California.