Date of Birth:
14 September 1913
Jacobo Arbenz played in 1 movies in the Documentary, History, Music genres.
Jacobo Arbenz got succeed with average imdb rating 8.2.
President of Guatemala (1951-54).Declassified CIA documents reveal that the U.S. supported his overthrow after he tried to redistribute lands owned by the United Fruit Company. The U.S. backed an "insurgency" by Guatemalan army vet Col. Castillo Armas, who siezed power in 1954 as Arbenz fled to Mexico. Armas would be assassinated in 1957.Father of 'Arabella Arbenz' (qv).