1910 – Born 26th of May in Atizapán de Zaragoza, Mexico.
1929 – Graduated from the Scientific and Literary Institute of Toluca, where he was a delegate and student leader of the Socialist Labor Party.
Supported the presidential campaign of José Vasconcelos, an opposition candidate, against Pascual Ortiz Rubio.
1931-1934 – Worked as an orator for the presidential campaign of Miguel Alemán Valdés.
1934 – Received a law degree from the National School of Law.
1946-1952 – Became senator for the state of Mexico after Fabela resigned.
– Secretary of Labor under president Adolfo Ruiz Cortines.
1958-1964 – Elected President of Mexico.
1969 – He died 22nd of September because of cerebral aneurysms and years in a coma.