Bernardo Alvarez
 


 

Age: 60



Summary:
Venezuelan longtime ambassador to the United States from 2003 to 2010 who led Hugo Chavez's diplomats in defending his country's Socialist revolution to skeptical foreign governments whose tenure coincided with a period of deep strain in relations between the two countries after U.S. officials had long seen in him as a pragmatic conduit they credited with preventing ties between the countries from deteriorating even further.




Cause of Death: Heart attack



Born: August 18, 1956


 
Died: November 24, 2016



Location:
Caracas, Venezuela