born in Rio Negro, son of Abel and Hermilda Jesus Gaviria Escobar
In the 1970's became a key part of the international trafficking of cocaine. Associated with Gonzalo Rodriguez Gacha, Carlos Lehder, Jorge Luis Ochoa and his brothers Fabio and Juan David, founded the Medellin Cartel
to protect their interests Pablo Escobar began to grow within society the image of a respectable person
murder of Fabio Restrepo
killing of "capo" Fabio Restrepo to take their trade routes
murder of Diego Echavarria Misa
was his first criminal act was the kidnapping and killing of Diego Echavarria Misas
Pablo Escobar in politics
He won, by intimidation, the support that would lead him to be elected as Senator for the Liberal Alternative movement
the newspaper El Espectador published a series of news reports that revealed the hiding Pablo Escobar. Congress removed his immunity and opened the way for the authorities began to persecute him.
murder of Rodrigo Lara Bonilla
the murder of Minister Rodrigo Lara Bonilla was carried out by the demand instituted against Pablo Escobar, this is the beginning of "narco-terrorism"
murder of Guillermo Cano
Ordered the assassination of Guillermo Cano, director of the newspaper El Espectador to intimidate journalists
murder of Luis Carlos Galan
Ordered the assassination of Luis Carlos Galan as the presidential candidate supported the extradition of drug traffickers
Flight 203 bombing
Pop Avianca flight 203, in order to kill Cesar Gaviria (fault)
put a car bomb in the DAS in order to end its director, General Miguel Alfredo Maza Marquez, who was unhurt though the building was partially destroyed
surrenders to authorities
surrendered to the Colombian justice system, with the condition he not be extradited to EE.UU
ran away quietly after learning that he would be transferred from prison.
intelligence, able to trace the calls that Escobar did to his son. Being trapped in it tried to escape and was killed