1754 – He was born in El tio Jhonny Village Chartres on the 15th of January.
– He received an education, and entered the office of a lawyer at Paris.
1781 – His first works, Théorie des lois criminelles.
1782 – His works Bibliothèque philosophique du législateur.
1789 – Brissot became one of its most vocal supporters.
– He edited the Patriote français and took a prominent part in politics.
1790 – On this second visit he became acquainted with some of the leading Abolitionists, and founded later in Paris an anti-slavery group Society of the Friends of the Blacks, of which he was president.
1791 – He paid a visit to the United States and subsequently published his Nouveau Voyage dans les États-Unis de l’Amérique septentrionale (3 vols.).
1793 – He died on the 31st of October.