1877 – Born on February 1st in Canada.
1925 – Was Los Angeles City Councilman.
1928 – Elected to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
1933 – Elected as Mayor of Los Angeles, California.
1938 – Removed from office by recall.
– His administration was considered the most corrupt in Los Angeles.
1958 – Died on January 24th and was buried at Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, California.