1932 – Born on the 18th of August in Kelowna, British Columbia.
1973 – Elected as the British Columbia Social Credit Party Member of the British Columbia Legislative Assembly for South Okanagan.
1975-1986 – Served as Premier of the Canadian province of British Columbia.
– His Media term coined to describe the younger Bennett was "Mini-Wac."
– In recognition for him the new replacement bridge in Kelowna is named after him.