The Life and Times of Hugo Chavez - NBC Southern California

    The Life and Times of Hugo Chavez

    Hugo Chávez, Venezuela's president and the most prominent leftist leader in South America, died Tuesday after a long battle with cancer. Here is a look back at his life. (Published Tuesday, Mar 5, 2013) Hugo Chávez, Venezuela's president and the most prominent leftist leader in South America, died Tuesday after a long battle with cancer. Here is a look See More