1882 – Born on the 12th of August.
1907 – He founded the Bendix Corporation of Chicago to manufacture automobiles, called Bendix Buggies.
1910 – Bendix invented and patented the Bendix drive.
1914 – Developed and manufactured the electric starter drive.
1923 – Bendix founded the Bendix Brake Company, and eventually created the first four-wheel brake system for automobiles.
1924 – Formed Bendix Corporation and introduced the first reliable four-wheel brake system.
1929 – He started the Bendix Aviation Corporation.
1931 – He founded the Transcontinental Bendix Air Race.
1942 – Started Bendix Helicopters, Inc. Bendix Aviation and Bendix Brake would later be renamed Bendix Corporation.
1945 – Died on the 27th of March.