1906 – Marcelo José das Neves Alves Caetano was born on the 17th of August.
– He graduated in Law, Caetano was a professor at the Law School of the University of Lisbon.
1940 – Caetano started his political career under the authoritarian dictatorship of António de Oliveira Salazar.
1968-1974 – He served as prime minister, until his overthrow in the Carnation Revolution.
1980 – He then flew to exile in Brazil, where he died on 26th of October.