1947 – Sanford Dixon Bishop Jr. was born on the 4th of February in Mobile, Alabama. American politician and Representative from Georgia.
1968-1971 – He was educated at Morehouse College and Emory University Law School.
– He joined the United States Army.
1977-1990 – Elected to the Georgia House of Representatives.
1991 – He was elected to the Georgia Senate.
1993 – Won election to the U.S. House of Representatives as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third and to the seven succeeding Congresses.
1998 – Bishop won in the re-election in the newly redrawn district.