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(born June 5, 1878, Hacienda de Río Grande, San Juan del Río, Mexico—died June 20, 1923, Parral) Mexican revolutionary and guerrilla leader, who fought against the regimes of both Porfirio Díaz and Victoriano Huerta and after 1914 engaged in civil war and banditry.
Vietnamese nationalist leader Ho Chi Minh (1890-1969) was one of the most influential communist leaders of the 20th century.
This form of warfare derives its modern name from Spanish "guerrilla" (little war).
Communist dictator Joseph Stalin led the Soviet Union to victory in World War II and employed brutal tactics that resulted in the deaths of millions.
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On this day in 1934, notorious criminals Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow are shot to death by Texas and Louisiana state police while driving a stolen car…
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