Most Brutal Latin American Dictators

Any dictator in the Caribbean, Central America, or South America is eligible for this list. They were ranked by how they affected their countries and by how many lives were lost during their time in power.

The Top Ten

1 Augusto Pinochet

He only erradicated commie parasites, not REAL HUMAN BEINGS!

2 Alfredo Stroessner
3 Jorge Rafael Videla
4 Fidel Castro Fidel Castro Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz, known as Fidel Castro (August 13, 1926 – November 25, 2016), was a Cuban politician and revolutionary who governed the Republic of Cuba as Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976 and then as President from 1976 to 2008. Politically a Marxist–Leninist and Cuban nationalist, he ...read more.

Dictator Of Cuba From 1959-2006 - JPK

5 Francois Duvalier

Aka "Papa Doc"

6 Rafael Trujillo
7 Anastazio Somoza
8 Nicolas Maduro Nicolas Maduro Nicolás Maduro Moros is a Venezuelan politician serving as President of Venezuela since 2013, and disputed president since January 2019. AP News reported that "familiar geopolitical sides" had formed in the 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis, with allies Russia, China, Iran, Syria, and Cuba supporting ...read more.
9 Manuel Noriega
10 Fulgencio Batista

The Contenders

11 Solano Lopez
12 Carlos Castillo Armas
13 Daniel Ortega Daniel Ortega
14 Efraín Ríos Montt
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