Currently alive, at 79 years of age.
1936 – Born on the 30th of September in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.A.
1954 – He attended college at University of Tennessee.
1957 – He served in the United States Marine Corps Reserves.
1961 – He earned his Doctor degree at Vanderbilt Law School at Tennessee.
1976 – He was elected to the United States Senate.
1989 – He became chairman of the United States Budget Committee.
1996 – He served as a Ambassador to China.