1918 - Born in Italy on the 18th of June.
1939 - He left Italy for the US because of his Jewish background and antifascist views.
1944 - He obtained his Ph.D. from the New School for Social Research working under Jacob Marschak.
1946 - He became a naturalized citizen of the United States.
1948 - He joined the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign faculty.
1950 - He was a professor at the Graduate School of Industrial Administration of Carnegie Mellon University.
1962 - He joined the faculty at MIT, achieving distinction as an Institute Professor.
1976 - President of American Economic Association.
1985 - Nobel Prize in Economics.
2003 - Died on the 25th of September.
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