November 25th 1915 – Chilean Dictator Augusto Pinochet is Born

November 25th 1915 – Chilean Dictator Augusto Pinochet is BornRate this post *Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons In the gorgeous port city of Valparaiso, Chile, a boy that would go on to become one of the most brutal rulers in the history of South America was born on November 25, 1915. Augusto Jose Ramon Pinochet Ugarte — just Augusto Pinochet to most — would rise through the army’s ranks to become one of the most feared leaders in the world, a symbol of repression to those who observed him near and far. Growing up, Pinochet felt tremendous pressure from his mother to enter the military. Possibly feeling it would give him […]