Born to Alvin Harold Rowe and Ida Claire (Omansky) Rowe in Cincinnati, OH.
Earns a Bachelor of Science from the University of Cincinnati.
Earns a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
Marries Mary Elaine Kenkel.
Serves as a captain within the U.S. Air Force through 1957.
Teaches as a clinical assistant professor of medicine within the University of Ohio at Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences through 1993.
Serves as chairman of the department of medicine within St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo, OH, through 1983.
Chief of the advisory committee for cardiac rehabilitation within the Northwest Ohio Heart Association in Toledo, OH, through 1983.
Is a delegate to China for the Citizen Ambassador Program within People-to-People International.
Writes the lancet article “Extraordinary Unremitting Endurance Exercise and Permanent Injury to Normal Heart.”
Writes the article “Our ancestors had it right” for the American Journal of Cardiology.
Serves as a council member within the American College of Nutrition.
Writes the letter “Evolution and Intelligent Design” for Spaceflight 48: 156, April 2006.