Currently alive, at 71 years of age.
1945 – Born on the 15th of August in Akron, Ohio, U.S.A.
1968 – He received his Bachelor of arts Degree from University of Akron.
1970 – He earned his Master of Arts degree at University of Akron.
1977 – He was elected to the Ohio House of Representatives.
1983 – He was elected Mayor of Akron.
2006 – He ran for Ohio’s 13th congressional district, but he was unsuccessful.
– He was elected to Ohio’s State Board of Education.
2007 – On the month of February, he was elected to the Ohio State Senate.