1936 – Born on September 25th in Kayes. Malian general and politician.
1961-1963 – He joined the military after returning to Mali and became a second lieutenant and a lieutenant two years after.
1968 – Keita was overthrown and executed in a coup led by Moussa Traore.
– He was the second president of Mali.
1979 – He founded the UDPM (Union Démocratique du Peuple Malien).
1988-1989 – Was the chairman of the Organization of African Unity.