1845 – He was born in Denmark, Morrow County, Ohio on the 17th of September.
1861 – Brice dropped out of Miami University in to join the Union Army.
1863 – He returned to Miami and earned his degree.
– Brice studied law at the University of Michigan and entered the railroad business where he made his fortune.
1879 – He became president of the Lake Erie & Western Railroad and built the Nickel Plate Road.
1889 – He served as the chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
1890 – Brice was elected to the Senate.
1896 – He served a single term and was not a candidate for re-election.
1898 – He died on the 15th of December.