1897 – He was born this year.
1920 – He was leader of the Indonesian Communist Party in this year.
1926 – He traveled to Singapore where he received instructions from Moscow to start a revolt against Dutch rule.
1935 – He returned to Indonesia this year, to enforce the "popular front" line ordered by the seventh Comintern congress.
1936 – He was forced to leave the country and return to the Soviet Union this year.
1948 – He was again the leader during the Madiun rebellion of this year. On August of this year, he arrived back in Indonesia in Yogyakarta. Amongst the executed were several leaders including Musso who was killed on October 31, allegedly while trying to escape from prison.