Carlos Fonseca Amador

Collection: Nicaragua Revolution: David Schwartz Collection

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Pictured is Carlos Fonseca's tomb at the Plaza de la revoluciĆ³n located in Managua, Nicaragua. Fonseca founded FSLN, the leftist political party in Nicaragua and was killed fighting against the Somoza dictatorship. He lived from June 23, 1936 until November 8, 1976. The bottom of the tomb reads "Carlos es de los muertos que nunca mueren," which in English is translated to "Carlos is of the dead who never die." Archived by Leah Williams. Photographed by Professor David Schwartz, Albright College, 1981.
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