1946 – Born on August 20th in Paris, France. French left-wing politician.
1978 – Fabius was elected to the National Assembly.
1981-1983 – After the socialist victory, he served as Budget Minister and Minister for Research and Industry.
1984-1986 – Was the Socialist Prime Minister of France. – Fabius resigned following the French Socialist Party defeat.
1988 – He returned to power when he became President of the National Assembly.
1992 – He became the First Secretary.
1995 – Became president of the Socialist bloc in the National Assembly.
2000-2002 – He was finance minister under Premier Lionel Jospin.
2005 – Fabius broke with his party and campaigned against the proposed European Union constitution, which French voters rejected.
2006 – Was an unsuccessful candidate for the Socialist party’s nomination for the presidency.