Military coup puts an end to dictatorship in Portugal.
UDT (Timorese Democratic Union) created.
Governor of East Timor sets up the Committee for the Self-Determination of East Timor.
Creation of ASDT (Timorese Social-Democratic Association), which would change its name to FRETILIN (Revolutionary Front of Independent East Timor) on the 11 September.
APODETI (People's Democratic Association of Timor) created.
Governor Alves Aldeia leaves Timor, being replaced by Lieutenant-Colonel Níveo Andrade, as Government Delegate.
Mr. Franz Seda, Indonesia's Ambassador to Brussels visits Portugal.
Publication of Law 7/74, establishing the modalities of the de-colonization process.
Portugal submits to the UN a memorandum reiterating its obligations under Chapter XI of the United Nations Charter.
Australian Prime-Minister meets General Soeharto and publicly expresses his support to the integration of Timor-Leste into Indonesia,
An Indonesian delegation led by General Moertopo visits Portugal.
Portuguese Minister for Inter-territory Co-ordination visits Timor-Leste.
Mr. Lemos Pires takes office as Governor and Comandar-in-Chief of Timor.