1861 – Alfredo Zayas y Alfonso was born on February 21 in the city of Havana, Cuba. He is a son of Dr. Jose Maria de Zayas y Jimenez, a noted lawyer and educator.
1882- Received the degree of Licenciado en Derecho from the University of Havana where he took up Law.
1896- Arrested and imprisoned having a revolutionary activities being a member of Autonomist party, contributor of propagandist articles and editor of such magazine.
1889 – Performed as Prosecuting Attorney.
1891- Obtained a position as a Municipal Judge.
1901 – Summoned as acting Mayor of Havana.
1905 – Acquired a position being a Senate President.
1908 – Elected as a Vice President and one of the leader of Liberal party under Jose Miguel Gomez.
1921- Became the President of Cuba. He seated until 1925.
1934- Alfredo Zayas y Alfonso passed away.