Politics / Revolution, Personalities, pic: January 1959, Cuban rebel leader Fidel Castro arm raised in triumph, as he enters Havana with his bodyguard, Fidel Castro, born 1926/27, Cuban revolutionary and political leader, came to power in 1959 after an armed guerilla struggle and has run Cuba on Communist lines since then, first as Prime Minister and now Head of State  (Photo by Rolls Press/Popperfoto/Getty Images)