Ernesto “Che” Guevara Killed This Day 1967

On this day in 1967 Che Guevara the Argentine revolutionary who rose to fame as a comrade of Fidel Castro during the Cuban Revolution was executed by Bolivian armed forces. He was in Bolivia trying to carry the revolution to that country. Ernesto “Che’ Guevara was 39 years old.

For further reading on Che Guevara I would recommend Jon Lee Anderson’s biography “Che Guevara: A Revolutionary Life”