1926 – Born on the 1st of September in Shaistabad of Barisal District, Southern Bangladesh.
– Finished BA & MA degree in History as well as LLB from the University of Dhaka.
1958 – For his contribution to cooperative movement and various socio-economic activities he got formal recognition by the government as a ‘veteram social worker’.
1962 – Biswas was elected member of the East Pakistan Legislative Assembly.
1965 – He worked as Parliamentary Secretary of East Pakistan.
1967 – Abdur Rahman Biswas participated in the 22nd session of the UN General Assembly.
1974 – He was elected President of the Barisal Bar Association.
1977 – He was also elected Chairman of Barisal Municipality.
1979 – Was elected member of Parliament.
– He served as jute minister with President ziaur rahman and as health minister with President justice abdus sattar.
1991 – Abdur Rahman Biswas was elected member of parliament in February.
– Served as President of Bangladesh.
– While he was President during the period of the caretaker government of Bangladesh, there was a serious army unrest, which he firmly dealt with.
1996 – Biswas completed his full term as president on 8th of October.