1947 – Spencer Thomas Bachus III was born 28th of December in Birmingham.
1972 – Graduated from Auburn University, where he was a member of the Phi Kappa Tau social fraternity.
1983 – Elected to the Alabama Senate serving one term.
1987-1991 – Served as the 6th District’s representative on the state board of education.
1991 – Became Chairman of the Alabama Republican Party.
1993 – Republican member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Alabama’s 6th Congressional District.
2005 – He made the news for alleging that comedian Bill Maher says "treasonous comments" on his show when delivering a joke about the Army’s inability to hit its quota on new recruits.