Currently alive, at 70 years of age.
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1949 – Agre was born in Northfield, Minnesota on January 30, 1949.
1964 – Receive the highest honor in Boy Scouts of America as an Eagle Scout and recipient of the Distinguished Eagle Scout Award.
1970 – Received his bachelor’s degree from Augsburg College in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
1974 – Received his Doctor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland.
1975 – Married Mary Macgill, a direct descendant of Pocahontas, on March 29, 1975.
1981 – Returned to Baltimore and become a faculty at Johns Hopkins University.
1983 – Offered to become a faculty at Hematology Division at Brigham and Women’s Hospital at Harvard Medical School but declined due to Mary’s desire to remain in Baltimore.
2000 – Elected to become a member of the National Academy of Sciences.
2003 – Became a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. One of the founding members of Scientists and Engineers for America. He was given the award Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his discovery of aquaporins.