1953 – Born on January 1st. The Foreign Minister of France.
1976 – Studied medicine and worked in Toulouse.
1986 – Was a cardiologist in Purpan’s hospital at Toulouse.
1988 – Was a professor of Medicine on Toulouse Sciences University.
1989 – Elected as Mayor of Lourdes.
1993 – Was the Minister-Delegate at the Ministry for Health.
1995 – He was the Minister of Culture, Mayor of Lourdes and the general secretary of Democratic Force.
2001-2004 – Mayor of Toulouse and later on resigned to take the position as the Minister of Health.