1892 – Born on the 25th of October in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
1843 – He served as Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania.
1847 – He became Governor of Pennsylvania succeeding Edward Martin.
1950 – He was a justice of the Pennsylvania supreme court.
1961-1972 – Chief justice of the Pennsylvania supreme court.
1974 – Died on the 18th of March.
– He was the older brother of Bert Bell, commissioner of the National Football League.