US labor leader
1894 – Born on the 20th of June in Stockton, California.
1952-1957 – President of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
1957 – Called to testify before the US Senate Anti-Racketeering Committee and questioned about misappropriation of funds.
He was received a three year sentence in a Washington state court for stealing $1900 from the union.
1959 – Convicted in federal court of income tax evasion.
1962 – He went to prison and was paroled in 1964.
1975 – Pardoned by US President Gerald Ford.
1993 – David Beck died on the 26th of December.