Fidel Castro governed the Republic of Cuba as Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976 and then as President from 1976 to 2008. Adopting a Marxist–Leninist model of development, Castro converted Cuba into a one-party, socialist state.
1959 THROWBACK: FIDEL CASTRO ON "FACE THE NATION"
Fidel Castro Interview on Ed Sullivan - 1959
Fidel Castro - Military Leader & President | Mini Bio | BIO