1949 – Born in Reading, Ohio, on the 17th of November into a large Roman Catholic family, and has 11 siblings.
1977 – Received a bachelor’s degree in business from Xavier University in Cincinnati.
1981 – Served on the board of trustees of Union Township, Butler County, Ohio.
1984 – He served as president of Union Township, Butler County, Ohio.
1985-1990 – Boehner served as an Ohio state representative.
1990 – Became a member of the U.S. House of Representatives in the 102nd Congress.
1995-1999 – Became the House Republican Conference Chairman.
2001-2006 – Chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee.
2006 – He resigned to become House Majority Leader.
– Elected House Majority Leader after Tom DeLay was forced to resign.
– On 17th of November, he was elected House Minority Leader for the incoming 110th Congress.
2007 – On the 4th of January, he assumed the office as 21st Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives.