1914 – Born on the 24th of March.
1960 – He became as a first justce minister of Nigeria.
– He served as a first Attorney General of Nigeria.
1962 – He he held a seat on the United Nations’ International Law Commission.
1976 – He served as a judge on the International Court of Justice in Peace Palace, The Hague, Netherlands.
1981 – He served as an acting president of the International Court of Justice.
1982 – He finally served as a president of the International Court of Justice.
1991 – He died because of heart attack.