1923 – Born on the 5th of May in Toronto, Canada.
1944 – He married Lucille Housser.
1964 – He served as a Liberal Senator for ten years.
1971 – He was Chairman of the Canada-United States Permanent Joint Board on Defence.
1974 – He practised law in Toronto and headed his own firm.
1977 – He was Chancellor of Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo for eight years.
1980 – He was the 32nd Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario, Canada for five years.
1987 – He was appointed to the Order of Ontario.
1993 – He was promoted to Companion in the Order of Canada.
1995 – He died on the 6th of May in Toronto.