August 13, 1917 - Born, in Liepaja
- Graduated from the Liepaja technical college.
- Graduated from flight school.
- September 8, 1935 - Participates in the Aviation Festival at Riga/Spilve.
- July 31, 1938 - Participates in the Aviation Festival at Liepaja.
- August 7, 1938 - Participates in the Aviation Festival at Ventspils.
- August 28, 1938 - Participates in the Aviation Festival at Lutrini.
- 1938 - Participated in the "Flight Around Latvia" contest in the same
aircraft in which he was to die a few weeks later.
- Member of the 15th Liepajas Aizsargi Aviation Squadron
- October 15, 1938 - Died in a plane crash near Liepaja, in the Krote district.
- Edvins Bekmanis photo album clippings
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