1846 – Born on the 18th of November in London, United Kingdom.
1880 – He was elected to the House of Commons as MP for Exeter.
1904 – He became the first Australian Governor-General to deal with political instability.
– He was the diplomatic representative of the British government as well a vice-regal representative.
1906 – He was involved in negotiations between the British and Australian governments.
1911 – He died on the 29th of September.