Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina nicknamed El Jefe was a Dominican politician, soldier and ... Trujillo and his regime were responsible for many deaths, including between 20,000 and 30,000 Haitians in the infamous Parsley massacre.


Trujillo's Brutal Regime. Despite the fact that he technically ceded the presidency to his brother Hector in 1952 and 1957 and installed Joaquin Balaguer in 1960 ...


Feb 25, 2019 ... Dominican Republic: The Trujillo regime. The dictatorship of Trujillo (1930–61) was one of the longest, cruelest, and most absolute in modern…


Get the story of Rafael Trujillo, the ruthless dictator of the Dominican Republic for much of the mid-20th century, on Biography.com.


The Dominican Republic During the Trujillo Regime ... The rise to presidency for Trujillo was a result of his ability to succeed at almost everything that he did.


Trujillo during his regime controlled about 80% of the industrial production, employment and 60 % of the country's economic activity.” Under Trujillo no one was ...


Feb 28, 2018 ... Decades following the demise of the Trujillo regime came an attitude among some Dominicans within the country and in the US to romanticize ...


The other leading beneficiaries of the dictatorship--aside from Trujillo himself and his family--were those who associated themselves with the regime both ...


In view of Roosevelt's statements against the Mussolini and Hitler regimes in the years before the outbreak of World War II, it seems inconsistent and.