Currently alive, at 99 years of age.
1917 – Born on the 17th of July.
1938 – He graduated from military high school in Maltepe, Ankarak, Turkey.
1949 – He graduated from military academy as a staff officer.
1950 – He participated the Korean War in Korea.
1964 – He was promoted as a general.
1978 – He became as a Chief joint staff.
1980 – He led the military coup in Turkey.
1982 – He installed himself as a President of Republic of Turkey on the 7th November.