Born: Jul 16, 1930 AD
Currently alive, at 85 years of age.
1930 - Born on the 16th of July in Tarpon Springs, Florida.
1949 - Graduated at Douglas Business College, McKeesport, PA.
1951-1955 - Served in the United States Air Force.
1959 - Finished BS Engineering, University of Pittsburgh.
1963 - Awarded JD, University of Florida.
1983 - Served as Representative from District of Florida.
1999 - Bilirakis wrote a letter in which he presented William Hammesfahr to the Norwegian Nobel Committee for consideration for the "Nobel Peace Prize in Medicine."
- His son Gus Bilirakis defeated Democrat Phyllis Busansky in the 2006 congressional race for the elder Bilirakis's House seat.
2008 - He is considering a run for the Republican Presidential nomination.
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