1945 - Allawi was born in Iraq.
1960 - Pursued a medical course at a medical school in Baghdad.
1971 - Continued his medical education at London.
1975 - He resigned from the Baath party.
1978 - He was attacked at his Surrey home and believed to be planned by Saddam Hussein.
1980 - Organized an opposition network to work against Saddam Hussein.
1990 - Announced the formation of the Iraqi National Accord.
2004 - Became the Interim Prime Minister of Iraq.
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