Currently alive, at 83 years of age.
1933 – Abdol-hassan Banisadr was born 22nd of March.
1960 – Banisadr had participated in the anti-Shah student movement.
1963 – He was imprisoned.
– He then fled to France and joined the Iranian resistance group led by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.
1979 – Returned to Iran together with Khomeini as the revolution was begun.
1979-1980 – After the revolution he was the deputy economy and finance minister and acting foreign minister.
1980 – Banisadr elected as President of Iran.
– In August and September, Banisadr survived two helicopter crashes near the Iranian border with Iraq.
1981 – Banisadr was impeached on 21st of June by the Majlis (the Iranian Parliament).