1776 – Born mulatto in Port-au-Prince, on the 15th of February.
1802 – He returned with the French army of Charles Leclerc, but later joined the patriots under Alexandre Pétion, who chose him as his successor.
1818 – Boyer was made the successor of Pétion and took control of the south.
1820 – When Christophe committed suicide, Boyer secured the northern Kingdom of Haiti.
1821 – When Spanish Santo Domingo became independent, Boyer was quick to invade and thereby unite the entire island by February, 1822.
1825 – On the 11th of July, Boyer signed an indemnity saying he would pay France a certain amount of money in order to be recognized as independent.
1850 – Died on the 9th of July.