1940 – Born on the 17th of June in New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
1962 – He graduated from the Lawrenceville School and received his Bachelor’s degree from Yale University.
1966 – He obtained his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and has taught at the London School of Economics.
1970 – Best known for his article, "The Market for Lemons: Quality Uncertainty and the Market Mechanism", published in Quarterly Journal of Economics.
2001 – He won the Nobel Prize in Economic.