Who Is Fidel Castro?Fidel Castro was Cuba's Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976. He is best known for orchestrating the Cuban Revolution. Castro was the President of Cuba from 1976 to 2008. In 1945 he began studying law at the University of Havana. After graduating in 1950 he joined the Cuban People's Party. By 1959 he overthrew Fulgencia Batista and became the country's prime minister.
|How Did Fidel Castro Die? 2016|
When Did Fidel Castro Die?
Castro died on Friday, November 26, 2016 at 10:29 PM local time according to Cuban media outlets. Unlike previous rumors about Castro's death, the news has been confirmed. His prolonged absence from the public led many to believe that he was dead last year but that was not the case.