1912 – Born on the 11th of November in Laredo, Texas, U.S.A.
1934 – He graduated in Baylor University with a Law degree.
1942 – He worked for the U.S. Department of State.
– He joined the Diplomatic Service a principal diplomatic arm of the United States government.
1955 – He served for two years as an Ambassador to El Salvador.
1957 – He became Assistant Secretary of State for Economic Affairs.
1960 – He became Assistant Secretary of State for Inter-American Affairs.
1961 – He was appointed by President John F. Kennedy (the 35th President of the United States) as
Ambassador to Mexico.
1966 – He resigned from the State Department to return to private life.
1999 – Died on the month of August.