1947 – Harriet C. Babbitt was born.
1965 – Finished her high school at Brownsville High School, Brownsville, TX.
Studied law at Arizona State University.
1968 – Married Bruce Babbitt a US politician they have two sons.
1988-1993 – Babbitt served as a director of the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI), an independent organization affiliated with the Democratic Party that promotes the establishment and growth of democratic institutions internationally.
1993-1997 – Became the US Ambassador to the Organization of American States.
1997-2001 – Served in Agency for International Development Deputy Administrator.