Currently alive, at 89 years of age.
1927 – Born on the 22nd of September in Mercedes, Texas.
1944 – He joined the United States Navy.
1950 – He served as an officer in the United States Army, Thirty-seventh Division Artillery.
1951 – He graduated as a second lieutenant, St. Mary’s ROTC.
1952 – He graduated in St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas, with a degree of Bachelor of Laws.
– He a member of the State house of representatives.
1965 – On the 3rd of January, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-ninth and to the fifteen
1985 – He became Chairman, Committee on Agriculture in Texas.