• Che Guevara is born

    Che Guevara is born
    Che Guevara was born on June 14, 1928. His parents were Celia de la Serna y Llosa and Ernesto Guevara Lynch. He was born in Rosario, Argentina. He had 4 siblings and he was the oldest of them all.
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    Che Guevara's life

  • Homeschool

    He and his siblings are homescholled by their mom.
  • Public School

    Public School
    In 1937 he and his sibling were enrolled in public school.
  • High School

    High School
    Che begins High School ay Colegio Nacional Deans Funes.
  • moving

    In 1943 (1 year after he started high school) Che and his family moved to Cordoba, Argentina.
  • Graduation

    Che graduates from Colegio Nacional Deans Funes.
  • Enters College

    Enters College
    Che enrolled in the University of Buenoe Aries to study medicine.
  • Moving Again

    Moving Again
    Che and his family move (again) to Buenos Aries.
  • Motorcycle trip (part 1)

    Motorcycle trip (part 1)
    During College Che began to want to explore the world, so he joined a group of boys that were going to motorcyle across Argentina. The first part of the trip was a solo 2,800 mile ride through Northern Argentina on an old bike that he instaled a motor on.
  • Motorcycle Trip (Part 2)

    Motorcycle Trip (Part 2)
    The second part of his trip was a 9 month, 5,000 mile trip across most of South America. He completed the second part of the trip with his friend, Alberto Grando.
  • Volenteering

    When his motorcycle journey ended he and Alberto volenteered at a leper colony. A leper colony is a group of people that have been banished from their group of people because thay have leprocy. Leprocy is a illness that affects your skin and can sometimes cause limbs to fall off.
  • Arives in Mexico

    Arives in Mexico
    Che arrives in Mexico for the first tiem.
  • Meets Castro

    Meets Castro
    While in Mexico he is introduced to Castro by a friend. When he meets Castro he is asked to join the July 26th revolutionary movement. He does. The July 26th revoluntionary movement was a plan divised by Castro to try to overthrow the currant dictator of Cuba ( Fulgencio Batista). He thought that a dictatorship was not the way to run a country but that communism was the way.
  • Arrives in Cuba

    Arrives in Cuba
    During the July 26th movement Che and Castro go to Cuba in the middle of the night abord the Granma. Most people were killed by the American soliders that found out that they were trying to overthrow their government. The surrvivors esaped to the neerby mountains wherre they planned a later attack.
  • Batista leaves

    Batista leaves
    Che and his men captured the city of Santa Clara. Batista flees the country in fear of being killed.
  • Tittles

    When Castro came to power Che was appointed Commander of La Cabana fortress, President of the National Bank of Cuba, and Ministeer of Industries.
  • leaving

    Che leaves Cuba, speaks in the UN, and travels around Africa
  • Che Guevara

    Che Guevara
    Che Guevara died on October 9, 1967. He was 37 when he was executed in La Higuera, Bolivia.
  • Farewell

    After traveling Africa Che desides to leave Cuba forever and gives his goodbye letter to Castro.