1927 – Born on the 22nd of May in Hungary.
1956 – He and his family moved briefly to England and then to Canada where he joined Dow Chemical in Sarnia.
1965 – He returned to Academia at Case Western Reserve University.
1971 – He became a Naturalized Citizen of the United States.
1994 – He won a Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
2005 – He is currently a distinguished professor at the University of Southern California.
– He was the director of the Loker Hydrocarbon Research Institute.
– He wrote an essay promoting the Methanol Economy.