1821 – Born on the 8th June in London, England.
1843 – Married Henrietta Biddulph Martin, daughter of the rector of Maisemore.
1847 – Founded an agricultural settlement at Nuwara Eliya, a mountain health resort.
1853 – Published The Rifle and the Hound in Ceylon.
1855 – Published the Eight Years’ Wanderings in Ceylon.
1861 – Started upon his first tour of exploration in central Africa.
1862 – Baker follow up the course of the White Nile.
1865 – Baker returned back to Khartoum.
1869 – Traveled with King Edward VII (who was the Prince of Wales at that time) through Egypt.
1874 – Baker published his narrative of the central African expedition under the title of Ismailia.
1890 – He published the Wild Beasts and their Ways.
1893 – Baker died on 30th of December at Sandford Orleigh.