1910 – Born on the 4th of April in Bobangui, Moyen-Congo, French Equatorial Africa (now in Central African Republic). He was the major nationalist leader of the Central African Republic (formerly Ubangi-Shari) in the critical decolonization period.
1946 – He became the first Central African to be elected to the French parliament.
1949 – He founded the Movement for the Social Evolution of Black Africa (MESAN).
1957 – Boganda becomes president of the Grand Council of French Equatorial Africa.
1958 – He served as the first Prime Minister on Decmeber 8th.
– The territory achieves self-government within French Equatorial Africa with Boganda as prime minister.
1959 – He died on the 29th of March from a plane crash near Bangui.
– Boganda designed the current flag of the Central African Republic.