Cuban revolutionary, politician and lawyer. The leader of the Cuban revolution, and the leader of Cuba in 1958-2008. He became the Prime Minister in 1959, and the First Secretary of the ruling Communist Party of Cuba in 1965. In 1976, he became the President of Cuba. He was the chairman of the Non-Aligned Movement countries between 1979-1983. In 2008 he resigned from the office due to his health condition. He died in Havana in 2016.