1949 - Born on the 1st of August in Masadan, Jalal-Abad Oblasty, Kyrgyzstan.
1972 - Graduated from the Kuybyshev Polytechnic Institute as an electrical engineer.
1974-1976 - Served in the Soviet Army.
1979 - He was deputy chief engineer at a factory in Jalalabat.
1990 - Promoted as factory Director.
1995 - Appointed Provincial Governor of Jalalabad oblast.
1997-2000 - He served as Governor of Chui oblast.
2000-2002 - Became the Prime Minister.
2005 - Bakiyev won in the Presidential election.
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