Jorge Serguera


Age: 76


Summary: Cuban official who banned the Beatles from the Communist-run island's radio and TV stations in the 1970's at the time he was president of the Cuban Institute of Radio & Television, and who said in a 2001 interview that he was following orders from high government officials who viewed the British band's music as a threat to the revolution.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: circa 1932


Died: February 3, 2009


Location: Havana, Cuba