Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was a Cuban communist revolutionary and politician who governed the Republic of Cuba as Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976 and then as President from 1976 to 2008.
August 13, 1926 to November 25, 2016, Havana, Cuba
Siblings: Raúl Castro, Ramón Castro Ruz, Juanita Castro, MORE
FACT: Fidel Castro is the longest-ruling non-royal national leader since 1900 by term length (52 years, 101 days). wikipedia.org