1942 – Allende was born in Lima, Peru on August 2, 1942.
1959 – Worked at the United Nations’s Food and Agriculture Organization in Santiago.
1962 – Married Miguel Frias.
1963 – Had a job which concerns translating Romance novels from English to Spanish.
1967 – Worked as an editorial staff for Paula Magazine.
1973-1974 – Worked as an editorial staff for the children’s magazine Mampato.
1975 – Went in exile and lived at Venezuela. She worked for the Caracas newspaper El Nacional.
1982 – Wrote the book entitled The House of the Spirits.
1988 – Married Willie Gordon.
2003 – She was able to obtain her US citizenship.
2006 – She was invited to be one of the eight flag bearers at the Opening Ceremony of the Winter Olympics.