Charles De Gualle Timeline:

From Birth to Death

Birth

Charles De Gaulle was born November 22nd 1890

1914-1918

Fights in World War 1

1916

Gets captured by German soldiers and attempts to escape 5 times.

1940

Promoted to Brigadier General

1943

Co-President with General Henri Giraud of French Committee.

1945

Elected Provisional President of France

1946

Resigns from presidency

1965

Re-elected as president

1969

Resigns once more

November 9th 1970

R.I.P.

Charles De Gaulle

Dies