1741 – He was born in the Albanian town of Tepelene.
1768 – He married the daughter of the wealthy pasha of Delvino.
1787 – He was awarded the pashaluk of Trikala in reward for his support for the sultan’s war against Austria.
1788 – He became pasha or provincial governor of Janina.
1801 – He attempted to rape the mistress of his eldest son.
1803 – He obtained control of the Gulf of Arta and took the ports of Butrinto, Preveza and Vonitsa.
1808 – He captured one of his most renowned opponents, the Greek klepht Katsandonis and was executed in public.
1814 – He switched sides and allied with the United Kingdom.
1820 – He ordered the assassination of a political opponent in Constantinople.
1822 – He was assassinated on January 24, 1822 and sent his head to the Sultan.