Currently alive, at 85 years of age.
1931 – Cabral was born in Guinea-Bissau on the 10th of April.
1956 – Founded with his brother the African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde.
1961 – Founded the National Union of Workers in Guinea.
1970 – An active member of the Comite Executive da Luta.
1972 – Appointed Deputy Secretary General of the African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde.
1974-1980 – Became the first President of Guinea-Bissau but a military coup d’etat deposed him in November 1980.
1981 – Lived in exile in Cuba and afterwards Portugal.
1999 – He was able to visit his homeland after being exiled almost twenty years.