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Profile: Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz


Positions that Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz has held:

  • President of Cuba




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Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz actively participated in the following events:


1959      Cuba

       Fidel Castro leads a force of 9,000 into the Cuban capital of Havana and overthrows the Batista dictatorship which was being supported by the US at a cost of $16 million in military aid per year. [BBC, n.d.; Perez, 1995]
People and organizations involved: Fulgencio Batista, Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz

1988      Cuba

       The World Health Organization (WHO) presents Fidel Castro with its “Health for All” award in recognition of Cuba reaching all the WHO health goals set for developing countries to achieve by 2000. [Z Magazine, 6/2003]
People and organizations involved: Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz

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