1835 – Born in New York City, New York on the 31st of March.
1861 – His marriage to Margaret Mason Perry, sister-in-law of Lilla Cabot Perry, show marked originality, especially in the handling of color values, and also the influence of Japanese art, in the study of which he was a pioneer.
1859-1870 – He illustrated Tennyson’s Enoch Arden and Robert Browning’s Men and Women.
1873 – His first work in mural painting was done in Trinity Church, Boston.
1904 – He was one of the first seven chosen for membership in the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
1910 – John LaFarge was interred in the Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York died on the 14th of November .