1842 – Eloy Alfaro was born in Montecristi on the 25th of June.
1865-1871 – He participated two failed revolts against the reactionary, pro-clerical regime of Gabriel Garcia Moreno.
1893 – He returned to Ecuador.
1895-1901; 1906-1911 – He became the pesident of Ecuador.
1895 – He had been a leader of the Ecuadorian Liberal Revolution since the liberals took power.
1897 – He achieved the drafting of a new constitution and holding of elections which he was elected for a four-year term.
1911 – Alfaro retired from office and moved to Europe.
1912 – He was killed and died on the 28th of January.