1905 – Born on the 12th of April in Moorhead, Minnesota, U.S.A.
1928 – He married Peggins Maddieux (and got divorced after seven years).
1936 – He was first elected to the House of Representatives.
– He served in the Washington state legislature and as King County Prosecutor.
1938 – He won the election to to the House of Representatives.
1941 – He served in the United States Navy during the World War II.
1944 – On the 14th of December, he was appointed by "Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals" (a Federal Court) to U.S.
1950 – He was re-elected in the Senate, and served on the Senate Commerce Committee.
1964 – He married Jermaine Peralta.
1977 – Seattle’s Magnuson Park was named in his honor.
1980 – He was defeated in the Senate election.
1989 – He died on the 20th of May.