The Muslim League is founded as a forum for Indian Muslim separatism.
A Muslim state of East and West Pakistan is created out of the partition of India at the end of British rule.
The first war with India over the disputed territory of Kashmir begins.
The constitution proclaims Pakistan as an Islamic republic.
The second war with India over Kashmir begins.
Pakistan and India declare a Kashmir ceasefire to end long-lasting hostilities in the region.
The government borrows billions of dollars from the International Monetary Fund to overcome its worsening debt crisis.