Born to Harvey James and Elizabeth (Williams) King in Greensboro, AL.
Earns a Bachelor of Science in biology from Tuskegee University; Marries Rosa Marie Bryant on June 24.
Serves in the U.S. Air Force, commissioned 2nd lieutenant and advances to lieutenant colonel by 1979.
Is an assistant professor of economics at the U.S. Air Force Academy until 1974.
Achieves a Master of Science in economics from South Dakota State University.
Is an operations planner at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, AZ until 1976.
Is a strategic planner and energy economist at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio until 1979.
Obtains a Doctor of Philosophy in economics from the University of Colorado.
Is an associate professor of economics at Baylor University until 1995.
Is the dean of the School of Business and Economics at Winston-Salem State University until 2006.
Commences his retirement.
Maintains membership with the American Economic Association, National Economic Association and National Association of Business Economics.