1909 – Born on May 30th in Baltimore, Maryland. Gordon Gray, owner of WSJS, was publisher of the Winston-Salem Journal and the Twin City Sentinel.
1938 – Married to Jane Boyden Craige.
1947 – Appointed assistant secretary of the Army in September.
1949 – Became the Secretary of the Army.
1950 – Was the president of the University of North Carolina.
1955 – Was an assistant secretary of defense for international affairs.
1956 – Married to Nancy McGuire Beebe.
1957 – Was the director Office of Defense Mobilization.
1958 – A special assistant to President Dwight D. Eisenhower for national security affairs.
1982 – Died on November 26th in Washington, D.C.