1875 – Born on the 20th of September in Buttenhausen, Württemberg, Germany.
1903 – He joined the Centre Party and was elected to the Reichstag.
1918 – Prince Max von Baden’s last act as Chancellor was thus to send Erzberger on the 7th of November to negotiate with the Allies in the Forest of Compiègne.
– He signed the armistice ending World War I on 11th of November in Compiègne, France.
1919 – He became finance minister.
1920 – He was forced from office of finance minister.
1921 – He was murdered in Bad Griesbach, Ortenau, Germany on the 26th of August.