1630 – John Rogers born on the 11th of January. He was an early American academic. A resident of Ipswich, Massachusetts, Rogers practiced medicine and assisted his brother-in-law William Hubbard in the ministry, despite neither having been ordained as a minister or trained as a physician
1649 – 1652 – He was educated at Harvard College graduating with a B.A., and a M.A.
1682 – He was appointed President of Harvard; but this position he held for only two years before suddenly dying at the age of 54.
1682 – 1684 – Term as the President of Harvard University.
1684 – Died on the 12th of July on his office in Harvard.