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 (gə-vär′ə, gĕ-vä′rä), Ernesto Known as "Che." 1928-1967.
Argentine-born Cuban revolutionary leader who was Fidel Castro's chief lieutenant in the Cuban revolution (1956-1959) and later served as minister of industry (1961-1965). Active in other Latin American revolutions, he was captured and executed by the Bolivian army.


(ɡəˈvɑːrə; Spanish ɡeˈβara)
(Biography) Ernesto (ɛrˈnesto), known as Che Guevara. 1928–67, Latin American politician and soldier, born in Argentina. He developed guerrilla warfare as a tool for revolution and was instrumental in Castro's victory in Cuba (1959), where he held government posts until 1965. He was killed while training guerrillas in Bolivia


(gəˈvɑr ə, geɪ-)

Ernesto, ( “Che” ), 1928–67, Cuban revolutionary leader, born in Argentina.
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Noun1.Guevara - an Argentine revolutionary leader who was Fidel Castro's chief lieutenant in the Cuban revolution; active in other Latin American countries; was captured and executed by the Bolivian army (1928-1967)
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I shall be told, too, that Don Fernando de Guevara did not go in quest of adventures to Germany, where he engaged in combat with Micer George, a knight of the house of the Duke of Austria.
No es "una hipotesis que damos por sentada", es la version de Guevara.
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London, Nov 8 ( ANI ): A Rio de Janeiro-based football club has made the brave move to include the revolutionary Che Guevara to its shirts, as they look to boost their kit sales.
Guevara, named after the Argentinian Marxist revolutionary, took up the fight against Syrian president Bashar al-Assad's forces after her 10-year-old daughter and seven-year-old son were killed in an air raid in the family home in Aleppo.
Icono de los movimientos libertarios y venerado como heroe idilico contemporaneo, Ernesto Che Guevara cumple este lunes 8 de octubre 45 anos de haber sido asesinado en Bolivia.
THE daughter of Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara has accepted a minibus presented in memory of union leader Kenny Bell.
The hot favourites were helped by three home runs, including two from third baseman Ronald Guevara, and a typically solid display from their pitching ace Martin Godsall.
Dr Aleida Guevara March, whose father was Marxist revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara, will reminisce about her iconic father when she appears in Newcastle next month.
Drinot introduces eight essays covering different countries visited by Guevara during his two early 1950s travels through Latin America, before his participation in the Cuban revolution.
When a Florida bank declined Montesinos's request to transfer his funds to another bank, Montesinos threatened Luis Alfredo Percovich, the officer assigned to the account, with violence and sent Guevara to Miami to do his dirty work.