1905 – Born on March 21st in Ontario, Oregon.
1937 – Married to Charles Hayden.
1940-1950 – Wrote the poetry, A Pocketful of Wry, Husbands Are Difficult, The Horse That Lived Upstairs, Stones From Glass Houses, All Around The Town and The Love Letters of Phyllis McGinley.
1961 – Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for Times Three: Selected Verse From Three Decades.
1978 – Died on February 22nd in New York, New York.