1873 – Born on the 11th of January.
1893 – He began his career as a journalist writing for the Washington bureau of the New York Herald.
– He worked for the Chicago Tribune and later the Chicago Herald until the outbreak of World War l.
1909 – He served as United States Secretary of States.
1912 – He served on the Republican National Committee.
1918 – He was commissioned a major in the United States Army, serving as aide to Major General Washington Goethals.
1949 – He died on the 14th of March.