Fidel castro bio

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Fidel castro bio

  1. 1. Fidel Castro<br />
  2. 2. Fidel Castro was born on August 13, 1926, near Birán, Cuba<br />One of five children<br />he showed an interested in history and military matters growing up. <br />Castro studied in Jesuit schools in Oriente<br />Castro studied law in Havana and became involved with a revolutionary group at the university<br />
  3. 3. The time<br />
  4. 4. Beliefs<br />
  5. 5. Accomplishedments<br />Fidel Castro joins Partido Ortodoxo a Cuban politicalparty<br />1958 Dec 28 to 1959 Jan 1 Battle of Santa Clara <br />1959 Jan 8 Fidel Castro assumes the post of Commander-in-Chief <br />1959 Feb 16 Fidel Castro is sworn in as Prime Minister of Cuba <br />
  6. 6. Challenges<br />2 Dec 1956 , Fidel Castro leads group in a rebellion to overthrow Fulgencio Batista<br />1958 Dec Battle of Yaguajay<br />1961 Apr 17 to 1961 Apr 19 Bay of Pigs Invasion <br />United States Economic Blockade Against Cuba<br />
  7. 7. Societys response<br />
  8. 8. Lasting impact<br />
  9. 9. Mandelas lesson<br />Lead from the front — but don't leave your base behind<br />
  10. 10. Conclusion<br />
  11. 11. Citation<br />

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