Ramfis Trujillo

Dominican Republic General
Born Jun 5, 1929

Lieutenant General Rafael Leonidas Trujillo Martínez, better known as Ramfis Trujillo, was the son of Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina and María Martínez. Like his close friend (and for a time brother-in-law) Porfirio Rubirosa, he was regarded by most as a reckless and spoiled playboy, though he is also remembered for his ruthlessness and cruelty. He took control of the Dominican Republic on 30 May 1961, after his father was assassinated.… Read More

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1929 Birth "Ramfis", Rafael L. Trujillo Molina, Jr., the oldest son of Trujillo, was born in 1929 when his mother was married to a Cuban, who rejected him as his son. … Read More
1935 6 Years Old In 1935 Trujillo married the mother of "Ramfis", Maria Martinez Alba, and (he) became legitimized." … Read More


…  He took control of the Dominican Republic on 30 May 1961, after his father was assassinated. … Read More
1962 33 Years Old In 1962, he settled down in Spain where he was protected by Generalisimo Francisco Franco. … Read More
1966 37 Years Old …  Trujillo was driving at the time of the accident a Ferrari 330GT sports car (s/n 9151), a blue 2-door purchased in 1966. … Read More


1969 40 Years Old He died on 27 December 1969, in Spain, from pneumonia, in a hospital after being severely injured in a car accident, a fate similar to Rubirosa's, 11 days earlier in the outskirts of Madrid.
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