Currently alive, at 76 years of age.
1940 – Born on the 29th of October in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
1958 – He graduated from Fort Myers High School in Florida.
1966- He graduated from University of Florida with a degree of Bachelor of Arts.
1983 – He served as a member of the United States House of Representative of Florida.
1989 – He elected to the United States Senate.
1994 – He was reelected in the United States Senate.
1997 – He served as a Chairman of the Senate Republican Conference.
2005 – He was appointed by President George W. Bush (43rd President of the United States) as Chairman of
the President’s Advisory Panel for Federal Tax Reform.