1. Headline
  1. Headline
updated 8/5/2010 6:37:43 PM ET 2010-08-05T22:37:43

© 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Timeline: Rise and fall of Charles Taylor

A look at the life of former Liberian ruler Charles Taylor, from his birth in 1948 to his trial for war crimes today.

Discuss:

Discussion comments

,

Most active discussions

  1. votes comments
  2. votes comments
  3. votes comments
  4. votes comments

More on TODAY.com

Exclusive
  1. TODAY

    NYPD Chief Bill Bratton on police tension: 'We're in a change moment'

    12/22/2014 12:16:33 PM +00:00 2014-12-22T12:16:33
  1. TableSpoon.com

    Hosting for the holidays? 3 last-minute tricks to dress up your home

    12/22/2014 1:39:51 PM +00:00 2014-12-22T13:39:51
  1. Elton John / Instagram

    Check out Elton John and David Furnish's star-studded wedding photos

    12/22/2014 1:42:55 PM +00:00 2014-12-22T13:42:55
  1. Courtesy Dori Weaver Wojtowycz

    Kids scared of Santa: 15 photos of hilarious ho-ho-horror

    12/16/2014 1:30:07 PM +00:00 2014-12-16T13:30:07
  1. TODAY

    video Mom proves to kids that ‘Elf on the Shelf’ is real

    12/22/2014 1:43:29 PM +00:00 2014-12-22T13:43:29