Currently alive, at 63 years of age.
1953 – Allen was born in Denver, Colorado on the 13th of June.
1976 – Attended Western Michigan University.
1978 – He was arrested on 2nd of October at the airport of Kalamazoo, Michigan, he was carrying a 1.4 pounds of cocaine. Agreed to testify against his partner in exchange for a shorter sentence in prison. Married Laura Deibel.
1980 – Released after serving two years and four months in jail.
1979 – Made his debut as a stand-up comedian at Detroit’s Comedy Castle.
1988 – Started his career with Boxing Cat Productions.
1990 – Won the Cable Ace Award for Best Performance in a Comedy Special at the Just for Laughs Festival.
1991 – His tv show "Tim Allen: Men are Pigs" started airing at Showtime.Became the star of the television series "Home Improvement" which he played Tim "The Tool Man" Taylor.
1992 – Named Favorite Male Television Performer at the 1992 People’s Choice Award.
1994 – Played Scott Calvin and Santa Claus at the movie The Santa Clause. Published his book entitled Don’t Stand Too Close to a Naked Man.
1995 – In the movie animation Toy Story, he provided the voice of Buzz Lightyear. Received the 1995 Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series.
1996 – Published his book entitled I’m Not Really Here.
1997 – Starred in two movies, he played Brad Sexton in the movie For Richer or Poorer and Michael Cromwell in the movie Jungle 2 Jungle.
1999 – For the second part of Toy Story, he again provided the voice of Buzz Lightyear. Played Jason Nesmith/Commander Peter Quincy Taggart in the movie Galaxy Quest.
2000 – Provided the voice of Buzz Lightyear, in the movie Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins.
2001 – Starred in the movie Joe Somebody as Joe Scheffer.
2002 – For the second part of The Santa Clause, he again played the same character.
2004 – Starred in the movie Christmas with the Kranks as Luther Krank. Allen get his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on the 19th of November.
2006 – Provided the voice of Buzz Lightyear Car, in the animation movie Cars. Played the role of Dave Douglas in the comedy movie The Shaggy Dog. Married actress Jane Hajduk on the 7th of October.