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Castro, Raul Hector (Raul)

Born: 1916 AD
Currently alive, at 99 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Diplomat, Politician


1916 - He was born in Cananea, Sonora, Mexico on the 12th of June.

1926 - He moved to the U.S. state of Arizona and later became a United States citizen.

1939 - He saved enough to enter Arizona State Teachers College at Flagstaff, Arizona, from which he graduated.

         - He worked for five years for the US State Department as a foreign service clerk at Agua Prieta, a border city in his native Sonora, but he never forgot his dream of becoming a lawyer.

1964 - He served as US ambassador to El Salvador.

1968-1969 - He served as US ambassador to Bolivia.

1975 - He was  the governor of Arizona.

1977-1980 - He served as US ambassador to Argentina.


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