On This Day

On October 9, 1967, socialist revolutionary and guerilla leader Che Guevara, age 39, is killed by the Bolivian army. The U.S.-military-backed Bolivian forces captured Guevara on October 8 while battling his band of guerillas in Bolivia and assassinated him the following day. His hands were cut off as proof of death and his body was buried in an unmarked grave. In 1997, Guevara’s remains were found and sent back to Cuba, where they were reburied in a ceremony attended by President Fidel Castro and thousands of Cubans.



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23 Responses to On This Day

  1. gamachinist says:

    Leftist propaganda. Executed would be a better word, but too good of a fate for him.

  2. Exile1981 says:

    Should read ‘executed for crimes against humanity’

  3. kidme37 says:

    Based on a documentary I watched on this guy, there was no difference between him and charlie manson. Just liked to kill people.

  4. Ragnar says:

    HFS. Your fence looks just like mine.

  5. The Jannie says:

    Every undergraduate’s favourite psychopath who got what he deserved. He’s up there with those other socialist heroes like Mao, Pol Pot, Stalin, etc etc.

  6. Frankie says:

    Right there at the bottom: we strive for fairness and accuracy!

  7. Frank G says:

    and cried like a little bitch when caught

  8. Bobo the Hobo says:


  9. RDB says:

    He is “accused” of ordering people killed? Let there be no confusion, dude whacked more than a few people and ordered the killing of many others. I like some of the History Channel’s programming but sometimes they are so full of sh$$.

  10. Dave says:

    “Assassinated…..” That’s an odd term for “vermin control”.

  11. riverrider says:

    more like put the mad dog down.

  12. John Coffey says:

    How much money or how much power does one have to have to be assassinated instead of murdered?

  13. Aesop says:

    Leaders get assassinated.

    Terrorists get executed.

    Che was option “B”.
    Nice shooting, Bolivainos.
    Another Good Commie.

  14. Big Al says:

    Hands off Che!

  15. Frank says:

    Another one bites the dust….

  16. chutes magoo says:

    Fuck that peanut eating commie! And I mean the peanuts outta my soft serve after every trip to the latrine.

  17. realspark21 says:

    Hope he is enoying hell.

  18. Steve in CA says:

    Not assassinated, elevated to the status of a good communist.

  19. Jason says:

    Happy Che Day everyone!

Play nice.