Currently alive, at 80 years of age.
1935 – David P. Bergland was born in California, an American libertarian activist.
1974 – He run for California Attorney General but ended unsuccessful.
1976 – His Libertarian Party Vice-presidential nominee sharing the ticket with Roger MacBride.
1977-1981 – He served as Libertarian Party national Chairman.
1978 – He was an unsuccessful candidate for the California state senate.
1980 – He did not make it to be part of United States Senate.
1984 – He was a Presidential nominee of the Libertarian Party.
1998-2000 – Once again he is the National Chairman of Libertarian Party.
2000 – He managed the Libertarian presidential campaign of Harry Browne.
– He is the author of the book "Libertarianism in One Lesson".
2005 – In an interview, he said the book is "aimed at reasonably intelligent, but non-academic, readers who genuinely want to understand libertarianism, but don’t want to be preached to or lectured.