by Nick Giambruno, Senior Editor
“If surviving assassination attempts were an Olympic event, I would win the gold medal.”
These are the words of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro.
There have been more plots to kill him than any other man alive.
The U.S. has wanted Castro dead since 1959. That’s when he overthrew the pro-U.S. puppet government in Cuba. The CIA has been plotting to kill him ever since.
Some of the more notable plots to kill Castro include: