Fidel Castro, Cuba’s Prime Minister then President until 2008, died on 25 November 2016.
He reached the grand age of 90, despite many assassination attempts. It has been estimated that he survived as many as 638 attempts! (Click here to watch a British TV program on this topic.)
I assume this black cat is wondering why he has only nine lives!
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Copyright Debbie Smyth, 6 January 2017
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