1837 – Born on the 21st of October.
1864 – Wounded at the Second Battle of Ream’s Station, an injury that resulted his amputation of his right leg.
1881 – Beaver pursued his law career, declining offers to run for public office.
1887 – Served as Governor of Pennsylvania.
1895 – Appointed as one of the judges of the first state Superior Court.
1914 – James Addams Beaver died on 31st of January.
– Beaver Stadium, located on the campus of Pennsylvania State University is named in his honor.