-Born in the Bronx district of New York.
-Enrolls in Brooklyn College and meets the émigré Hungarian designer, Gyorgy Kepes
-Moves to Los Angeles
-Designs film poster and his first title sequence for Otto Preminger’s, Carmen Jones
-Designs The Seven Year Itch and Man with the Golden Arm title sequences.
-Starts working with director, Alfred Hitchcock and designs poster and opening sequence for Vertigo.
-Designs title sequence for North by Northwest and Anatomy of a Murder.
-Designs title sequences for Psycho and Exodus.
-Designs corporate identity for Bell System Telephone Company.
-Releases Phase IV, then returns to graphic and commercial design.
-Begins work with Scorsese and designs the title sequence for Goodfellas.
-Designs title sequence for Scorsese’s, Casino.
-Dies of non-Hodgkins Lymphoma.