Yesterday, at the age of 60, Camilo Guevara March, son of Cuban-Argentine guerrilla fighter Ernesto Che Guevara, who devoted himself for many years to preserving his father’s memory, died at a center dedicated to the study and dissemination of Done. Hero of the Battle of Santa Clara.
On his Twitter account, Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, First Secretary of the Party’s Central Committee and President of the Republic, condoled the incident, saying: “With deep sadness we say goodbye to Che’s son and his promoter Camilo. Opinions , as director of the Che Center, which is part of his father’s extraordinary legacy. Embracing his mother, Aleida, his widow and daughters, and the entire Guevara March family».
We are deeply saddened to say goodbye to Camilo, Che’s son and the originator of his ideas as director of the Che Center, which is part of his father’s extraordinary legacy. Hugging his mother, Aleida, his widow and daughters, and the entire Guevara March family. pic.twitter.com/n7PaAVbmC2
— Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez (@DiazCanelB) 30 August 2022
According to information published by the Prensa Latina agency, diplomatic sources confirmed that he died due to pulmonary thrombolysis, which caused a heart attack, while he was in Caracas, Venezuela.
A graduate in labor law, when he died, Camilo, who was four years old when his father was assassinated in Bolivia, was working as the director of the Che Guevara Study Center project in Havana, which thought, An institution to promote the knowledge of life and wisdom. his father’s work.
In the early 1960s, he was living passionately about preserving Che’s legacy and making his father’s timeless words and thoughts as well as his works remembered around the world.