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“That” iconic image – Che Guevara as the Guerrillero Heroico

On this Day (5th March) in 1960 – The Cuban photographer, Alberto Korda took his iconic photograph of Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara, in Havana, Cuba at a memorial service for the victims of La Coubre explosion. Alberto Korda said that he was drawn to photograph Che Guevara at that particular moment because his facial expression showed ‘absolute implacability’ as well […]