19th of April Movement
The 19th of April Movement (in Spanish: Movimiento 19 de Abril) or M-19, was a Colombian guerrilla movement. After its demobilization it became a political party, the M-19 Democratic Alliance (Al...
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Rosemberg Pabón
Rosemberg Pabón Pabón (born January 1, 1947) is a Colombian political scientist who since 2006 serves as Director of the National Administrative Department of Solidary Economy (DanSocial). A former le...
Andrés Almarales
Andrés Almarales Manga (1935 in Cienaga, Magdalena, Colombia – November 1985, in Bogotá) was one of the commanders of the 19th of April Movement (M-19) terrorist group. He was a member of the Co...
Antonio Navarro Wolff
Antonio José Navarro Wolff (born 9 July 1948) is a Colombian politician. He used to be a former Commandant and leader of the 19th of April Movement (M-19), a former guerilla movement that operated in ...
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Vera Grabe
Vera Grabe Loewenherz is a Colombian anthropologist, politician, and former member of the Colombian guerrilla M-19, of which she was also a co-founder. She successfully rejoined society through a peac...
Gustavo Petro
Gustavo Francisco Petro Urrego, (born April 19, 1960) is a Colombian politician and economist, and current mayor of the capital city of Bogota. In his youth, he was a member of the militant guerrilla ...
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Jaime Bateman Cayón
Jaime Bateman Cayón aka el flaco "Skinny" or Pablo by his fellow guerrilleros (born April 23, 1940 in Santa Marta, Magdalena - died April 28, 1983) was a Colombian guerrilla leader and both founder an...
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Carlos Pizarro Leongómez
Carlos Pizarro Leongómez (6 June 1951 – 26 April 1990) was the fourth commander of the Colombian guerrilla group 19th of April Movement (Movimiento 19 de Abril) (M-19). Pizarro later ran for pre...
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Carlos Toledo Plata
Carlos Francisco Toledo Plata (December 13, 1932 – August 10, 1984) was a Colombian doctor, politician, co-founder and early leader of the guerrilla movement known as M-19, who also laid the basis for...
Iván Marino Ospina
Iván Marino Ospina (called by his colleagues "Ivan the Terrible") (fl. 1966 – August 28, 1985) was a Colombian guerrilla and co-founder of the revolutionary group 19th of April Movement (M-19).
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1980 Dominican Embassy siege in Bogotá
The Dominican Embassy siege was the 1980 siege of the embassy of the Dominican Republic by M-19 guerrillas in Bogotá, Colombia. The guerrillas held nearly 60 people, including 14 ambassadors, hostage...
Mario Laserna Pinzón
Mario Laserna Pinzón (August 21, 1923 – July 16, 2013) was a Colombian educator and politician born in Paris of Colombian parents. Laserna Pinzón is credited for being the founder of the Los Andes Uni...
Palace of Justice siege
The Palace of Justice siege (Toma del Palacio de Justicia in Spanish) was a 1985 attack against the Supreme Court of Colombia, in which members of the M-19 guerrilla group took over the Palace of Just...