1870 - Born on the 17th of April in Lansing, Michigan.
1891 - Attended the University of Michigan Law school.
1892-1896 - He is the reporter of Chicago News-Record.
1897 - Joined the staff of McClure's Magazine, a leader in the "New Journalism".
1906 - Baker gained a national reputation as one of the leading "muckrakers".
1912 - Baker embracing the candidacy of Woodrow Wilson.
1918 - Baker sent to Europe to study the war situation.
1940 - The last two volumes of Wilson and Internationalism won the Pulitzer Prize for biography.
1946 - Baker died on 12th of July because of a heart attack in Amherst, Massachusetts.
Baker wrote two autobiographies, "Native American", and "American Chronicle".
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