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Carlos Enrique Díaz de León (1910-1971) 25th President of Guatemala. Chief of the armed forces, took over when Arbenz resigned. Diaz spoke to the nation on the radio - "The struggle against the mercenary invaders of Guatemala will not abate. Colonel Arbenz had done what he thought was his duty. I shall carry on." In consequence of stating his presidential commitment to resisting foreign invasion, he was forcibly removed from office under threat of machine gun after only 24 hours.

Carlos Enrique Díaz de León (1910-1971) 25th President of Guatemala. Chief of the armed forces, took over when Arbenz resigned. Diaz spoke to the nation on the radio - "The struggle against the mercenary invaders of Guatemala will not abate. Colonel Arbenz had done what he thought was his duty. I shall carry on." In consequence of stating his presidential commitment to resisting foreign invasion, he was forcibly removed from office under threat of machine gun after only 24 hours.

Historia Militar de Guatemala: Biografías Militares No. 9 - General de División Calixto Mendizabal Aparicio

Historia Militar de Guatemala: Biografías Militares No. 9 - General de División Calixto Mendizabal Aparicio

William Howard Taft as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, the job he much preferred to the presidency.

William Howard Taft as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, the job he much preferred to the presidency. Taft was known as a pro business guy who sided with property rights over civil rights

Walter Bedell Smith-The unconditional surrender of the German armed forces was signed by Generaloberst Alfred Jodl, on behalf of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (English: "Supreme Command of the Armed Forces") and as the representative for the new Reich President, Grand Admiral Karl Dönitz. Walter Bedell Smith signed on behalf of the Western Allies, and Ivan Susloparov on behalf of the Soviets. French Major-General François Sevez signed as the official witness.

Walter Bedell Smith *** Chief of Staff/ Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force

Helen Adams Keller fue una escritora, oradora y activista política sordociega estadounidense. A la edad de diecinueve meses, sufrió una grave enfermedad que le provocó la pérdida total de la visión y la audición. Razones para creer.

Helen Keller holding an honorary Oscar trophy from the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Presented for Helen Keller in Her Story, 1955

Junta Revolucionaria 1944-1945: Francisco Javier Arana, Jorge Toriello Garrido, Jacobo Árbenz Guzmán

Junta Revolucionaria 1944-1945: Francisco Javier Arana, Jorge Toriello Garrido, Jacobo Árbenz Guzmán

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