|19 Mar 1944
||Sirhan Sirhan born, Jerusalem.
||Employed as a stable boy at Santa Anita Racetrack.
||Becomes a Rosicrucian.
|31 Jan 1968
||Diary entry: "RFK must die."
|16 May 1968
||Diary entry: "My determination to eliminate RFK is becoming more of an unshakable obsession."
|1 Jun 1968
||Purchases two boxes, .22 hollow point ammunition.
|4 Jun 1968
||Waits in the kitchen for RFK, then fires a gun repeatedly at the candidate. Among those that wrestle Sirhan to the ground are Rosy Grier, Rafer Johnson, and George Plimpton.
|17 Apr 1969
||A jury finds Sirhan Sirhan guilty of the assassination of RFK.
|10 May 1982
||Sirhan Sirhan tells a parole board: "If Robert Kennedy were alive today, he would not countenance singling me out for this kind of treatment."