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).
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