1932 – Born on June 14th in Springfield, Massachusetts. Publicity-hungry Joe Arpaio is proud to be called "America’s Toughest Sheriff".
1950 – He served in the Unite States Army.
1956 – Married to Ava.
1957 – He was an agent of Drug Enforcement Administration.
1992 – Elected Arpaio oversees the jail in Maricopa County, Arizona.
– Arizona State Official Sheriff, Maricopa County, Arizona.
1993 – Sheriff Joe created Tent City Jail, an immense outdoor facility housing 2,000 inmates near Phoenix. Worked them in chain gangs (both men and women). Dressed them all in striped uniforms and pink underwear.