Currently alive, at 70 years of age.
1946 – Óscar Berger was born on the 11th of August in Guatemala City.
– Graduated in law from the private, Jesuit Rafael Landívar University.
1967 – Married Wendy Widmann, also from a land owning Guatemalan family.
1985 – Joined Álvaro Arzú’s successful campaign to become mayor of Guatemala City.
1991-1999 – He became Mayor Guatemala City.
2003 – In the general election held on the 9th of November, he was candidate for the conservative Grand National Alliance after being persuaded out of a retirement spent farming to return to politics.
2004 – He was elected as President of Guatemala.