Currently alive, at 85 years of age.
1931 – Born on the 18th of June in Rio de Janeiro, Southeastern, Brazil.
1982 – He became President of the International Sociology Association (ISA).
– He was elected as a Senator for the state of São Paulo, Brazil.
1985 – He became a member of Institute for Advanced Study.
– He ran for Mayor of São Paulo, but he lost.
1986 – He was re-elected in the Senate for the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party.
1992 – He served as a Minister of Foreign Affairs in Brazil.
1993 – He served as a Minister of Finance in Brazil.
1995 – On the 1st of January, He became 38th President of Brazil.