Amilcar Cabral

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Birthday
12, 1924
Birthplace
South Africa
Death Date
Jan 20, 1973 (48)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
12, 1924
Birthplace
South Africa
Death Date
Jan 20, 1973 (48)

About

Nationalist thinker, writer, and politician who led the nationalist movement of Guinea-Bissau.

Before Fame

He studied at the Instituto Superior de Agronomia in Lisbon.

Trivia

He was a passionate supporter of the war for independence against the Portuguese regime, which led to his January 20, 1973, assassination.

Family Life

He was born to Juvenal Lopes da Costa Cabral and Iva Pinhel Evora. His nom de guerre was Abel Djassi.

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He was influenced by Karl Marx, although he did not claim to be a Marxist.

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