How old is Fidel Castro?
Fidel Castro was born on 13 August 1926. Fidel Castro died on 25 November 2016 at the age of 90 years.
What was the exact age of Fidel Castro?
Fidel Castro's exact age was 90 years 3 months 12 days old. Fidel Castro lived for total 32,977 days.
What would be the age of Fidel Castro if alive?
Fidel Castro's exact age would be 95 years 1 month 10 days old if alive. Total 34,740 days.
What is the zodiac sign of Fidel Castro?
Zodiac sign of Fidel Castro is Leo.
Fidel Castro was a long term Prime Minister and President of Cuba, as well as its legendary revolutionist, communist and social leader. Born in 1926 in a small town in the eastern Cuba, he was one of the seven children of his parents. his father was of Spanish origins and his mom was of Canadian descent. Fidel received quite a good education and was extremely interested in various social events since his early years. In the late 1940s he became a member of a Cuban party and started promoting anti-imperialism and communism related ideas. He studied law in the University of Havana. During the early 1950s he was involved in a large number of protests and social rebellions for which he was imprisoned and then had to flee the country. He escaped to Mexico and together with Che Guevara started organizing people to make a communist revolution in Cuba which took place in the mid and late 1950s. After the President Batista was overthrown, Castro became the Prime Minister of the country, and then began serving as the President of Cuba. He was known for his communist ideology, friendly relationship with the USSR during the times of the Cold War, problems with the US, and leftist autocratic type of leadership. He was in office until 2008 and is known as the longest non-royal ruler of a country (who was the President for 42 years). Fidel Castro died in 2016, at the age of 90.