Currently alive, at 78 years of age.
1943 – Jesse Francis Bingaman was born on the 3rd of October in El Paso, Texas.
1958 – At age 15, he earned the rank of Eagle Scout.
1965 – Bingaman earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in government from Harvard University.
1968 – Graduated at Stanford Law School.
1978 – Practiced law with his wife in New Mexico.
1979-1982 – Elected as New Mexico Attorney General.
1983 – Served as Senator from New Mexico.
1989-1991 – Chairman of Senate Impeachment Trial Committee.
2001-2003 – Served as Chairman of Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.