Commander of the Liberation Army of the South, a group that took part in the Mexican Revolution and overthrew the Mexican president.
He was not very well educated, and began supporting his family at the age of 17.
He demanded land reform, and allowed women to join his army.
He was born in Anenecuilco, Morelos.
He was played by Marlon Brando in the 1952 film Viva Zapata!