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|Birth Day:||September 30, 1928|
Woman best known for being the first wife of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, whom she married in 1948. The two were divorced in 1955 while Castro was in exile, after which she moved to Spain to live with her family.
|#1||Rafael Díaz- Balart||Brother||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#2||Waldo Díaz Balart||Brother||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#3||Mirta Núñez Díaz-Balart||Children||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#4||Rafael José Díaz-Balart||Father||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#5||Fidel Castro||Former spouse||$900 Million||N/A||90||World Leader|
|#7||Lincoln Díaz- Balart||Nephew||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#8||Mario Díaz- Balart||Nephew||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#9||Jose Diaz- Balart||Nephew||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#11||Fidel Ángel Castro Díaz-Balart||Son||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#12||Emilio Núñez Blanco||Spouse||N/A||N/A||N/A|
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She was a student at the University of Havana in Cuba when she met her future husband.
Mirta Francisca de la Caridad Díaz-Balart y Gutiérrez (born 30 September 1928) was the first wife of Fidel Castro. They married in 1948, had one son together, and divorced in 1955.
Castro and Diaz-Balart married on 11 October 1948, honeymooned in New York City, and divorced seven years later in 1955 (while Castro was in prison following a failed attack on the Moncada Barracks). They had one child, a son, Fidel Ángel "Fidelito" Castro Díaz-Balart (1949–2018). After the divorce, Castro was not granted custody of their son. Instead, Fidel Jr. was estranged from his father until he stayed with him after a visit in Mexico, prior to his father's return to lead the Cuban Revolution.
In 1956, Díaz-Balart married Emilio Núñez Blanco (1925–2006), the son of a former Cuban Ambassador to the UN, Emilio Núñez Portuondo. The couple lived with her children at Havana's Tarará beach resort.
Díaz-Balart lived in Madrid, Spain with her family after 1959, the year in which Castro's revolution succeeded. She was deprived of the company of her son for many years as he studied in Cuba and the Soviet Union. The Miami Herald claimed in 2000 that she was still living in Spain, and that occasional visits to Cuba were arranged by Raúl Castro, her former brother-in-law. By 2018, the year in which her son Fidelito committed suicide, she was reportedly once again living in Cuba at age 90.
Currently, Mirta Díaz-Balart is 93 years, 0 months and 25 days old. Mirta Díaz-Balart will celebrate 94th birthday on a Friday 30th of September 2022.
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