1903 – Born on the 27th of January in Melbourne, Australia.
1925 – He graduated from Melbourne University, Melbourne, Australia.
1929 – He received his Doctor of Philosophy in Oxford University, Oxford, England.
1937 – He returned to Australia, where he worked on military research during World War II.
1952 – He worked as a professor at the Australian National University in Australia.
1963 – He won the Australian of the Year Award.
– He won the Australian of the Year Awards.
1968 – He left to become a professor at the University of Buffalo in New York, U.S.A.
1996 – He moved to the United State to work at the Institute for Biomedical Research in Chicago.
1997 – He died on the 2nd of May in Locarno, Switzerland.