Fidel Sanchez Hernandez

 

Age: 85

 

Summary: president of El Salvador from 1967 until 1972 who was considered a military hero for directing the 1969 invasion of Honduras in a territory dispute.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart failure

 

Born: July 7, 1917

 

Died: February 28, 2003

 

Location: San Salvador, El Salvador