1914 - Ahmed Hassan al-Bakr was born 1st of July.
1938 - Entered the Iraqi Military Academy.
1941 - Become part in the Rashid Ali revolt.
1959 - Forced to retire from the Army because of his alleged leadership of a rebellion in Mosul.
1963 - Prime Minister for 10 months following the Ba'th coup.
1964 - Removed as Vice president, but retained control of the Regional Command of the Ba'th Party.
1968-1979 - Served as President of Iraq.
1979 - Stepped down for presidency because of ostensibly on health grounds.
1982 - He died 4th of October and received little recognition from the new regime.
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