1888 – Born on the 26th of January.
1915 – He co-founded the law firm Greenbaum.
1917 – He helped found the National Civil Liberties Bureau, which would later
become the American Civil Liberties Union.
1933 – He successfully defended James Joyce’s banned novel "Ulysses" against obscenity charges.
1940 – He served as a head of the American Civil Liberties Union.
– He agreed to bar communist from employment there and even discouraged their membership.
1976 – He died in this year.