Currently alive, at 86 years of age.
1930 – He was born on the 22nd of March in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.
1951 – He graduated B.A from Stanford University.
1954 – He was awarded J.D at Harvard Law School.
1958 – He finished A.M at George Washington University.
– He taught law at Harvard.
1968-1971 – He served as dean of the law school at Harvard Law School.
1971-1991 – He became the university president.
2006 – After 15 years away from the Harvard presidency, Bok returned to lead the university on an interim basis after Lawrence Summers’s resigned on the 1st of July.
2007 – He will be replace by Drew Gilpin Faust on the 1st of July.