1915 - Edward Digby Baltzell was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Attended St. Paul's School, an Episcopalian boarding school in New Hampshire.
Earned his doctorate degree from Columbia University.
1947 - Appointed to the faculty of Sociology at Penn.
Baltzell was Emeritus Professor of History and Sociology.
1958 - Authored books Philadelphia Gentlemen, The Making of a National Upper Class.
1962 - He wrote American Business Aristocracy.
1964 - Wrote The Protestant Establishment: Aristocracy and Caste in America.
1979 - Puritan Boston and Quaker Philadelphia: Two Protestant Ethics and the Spirit of Class Authority and Leadership.
1991 - The Protestant Establishment Revisited.
1994 - He wrote Judgment and Sensibility: Religion and Stratification.
1995 - Sporting Gentlemen: Men's Tennis from the Age of Honor to the Cult of the Superstar.
1996 - He died on 17th of August at Brigham and Women's Hospital.
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