1888 – He was born in Wilkes-Barre, PA on the 8th of January.
1927 – He was a Member of the Board of General Motors.
1940 – He was a president of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co.
1948-1962 – He became chairman of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co.
1976 – Carpenter, Walter Samuel Jr. died.