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 Augusto José Ramón Pinochet Ugarte
Full Name: Augusto José Ramón Pinochet Ugarte
Born: Nov. 25, 1915 in Valparaíso, Chile
Died: Dec. 10, 2006 in Santiago, Chile
Augusto José Ramón Pinochet Ugarte was a Chilean army general and brutal dictator who assumed power in a coup d’état (at least tacitly supported by the United States) on September 11, 1973 that overthrew the government of Salvador Allende, the first Marxist to become president of a Latin American country through open elections