Argentine Marxist revolutionary and guerrilla leader who helped overthrow the Cuban government with the 26th of July Movement in 1959.
During a break from medical school, he traveled to South America on his motorcycle witnessing poverty and suffering.
He left Cuba in 1965 to foment revolution in Bolivia, where he was captured by CIA-assisted Bolivian forces and executed.
His first marriage was to Hilda Gadea, the first female Secretary of the Economy of the Executive National committee in Peru.
While living in Mexico City he met Fidel Castro, and joined his 26th of July Movement,
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