1906 - Born on the 14th of October in Mahmudiyya, Egypt.
1919 - When he was thirteen, Banna participated in demonstrations during the revolution against British rule.
1922 - When he was twelve years old, he became involved in a Sufi order, he and became a fully initiated member.
1923 - At the age of 16, Al-Banna moved to Cairo to enter the famous Dar al-'Ulum college.
1927 - He graduated and was given a position as an Arabic language teacher in a state primary school in Isma'iliyya, a provincial town located in the Suez Canal Zone.
1932 - The society's growth was particularly pronounced after he relocated its headquarters to Cairo.
1949 - Died on the 12th of February.
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