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Celia Sanchez Manduley
Celia Sanchez Manduley

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Celia Sanchez Manduley

Fidel Castro

Alleged Romance

Celia Sanchez Manduley Bio Details

Full name

Celia Sanchez Manduley

Maiden name

Celia Sanchez

Gender

Female

Age

60 (approx.)

Date of birth

1920

Birth place

Oriente, Cuba

Date of death:

11 Jan 1980

Cause of death

Lung Cancer

Occupations

Revolutionary: Cuba

Secretary to the President of Cuba (1959 - 1980)

Played a significant role in the Cuban revolution and was a close aide (and alleged lover) of Fidel Castro.  She was involved in his July 1953 attack n the Moncada barracks which resulted in his imprisonment and by 1957 was the most wanted woman in Batista's Cuba.  She was called the godmother' of the Sierra Maestra and Cuba's east as she often took care of families who lost their homes as a result of combat.
Is thought to have organised the first female battalion, known as Mariana Grajales Brigade, to fight in the Cuban revolution.
Three days before her death, Celia asked Fidel to marry Dalia.
Cuban Revolutionary
Celia Sanchez Manduley

Celia Sanchez Manduley

Age

60 (approx.)

Born

1920

Died

11 Jan 1980

Celia Sanchez Manduley Family

Celia Sanchez Manduley's parents:

Celia Sanchez Manduley's father is Manuel Sanchez Silveira


Celia Sanchez Manduley's current partners:

Celia Sanchez Manduley allegedly had a romance with Fidel Castro