1828 - Thomas Francis Bayard was born 29th of October in Wilmington, Delaware.
1851 - Studied law and was admitted to the Delaware Bar.
1853-1854 - Appointed United States District Attorney for Delaware.
1854-1858 - Practiced his profession in Philadelphia.
1859-1859 - President Grover Cleveland chose Bayard to be his Secretary of State.
1868-1885 - Elected to the United States Senate.
1869-1885 - Senator from Delaware.
1881 - Became the President pro tempore of Senate.
1885-1889 - Appointed as Secretary of State.
1893-1897 - Appointed as U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom.
1898 - Thomas Francis Bayard died 29th of September.
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