1861 – Born on the 17th of April in Georgetown, Delaware, U.S.A.
1908 – He became member of Democratic National Committee.
1899 – He was unsuccessful Democratic candidate for United States Senate.
1913 – He was elected to the United States Senate.
1915 – He served as a President of pro tempore during the 64th United States Congress.
1917 – He became Chairman of the Committee on Coast and Insular Survey during the 65th United
1927 – He died on the 20th of February.