Although Pancho Villa was a criminal, many think he was a revolutionary hero.
Pancho Villa y Emiliano Zapata, 20 de noviembre, día de la Revolución Mexicana
25. Pancho Villa reunió muchos soldados para luchar a su lado.
Pancho villa. Don't know too much about him but I like this quote. Applies to both Mexico and America.
“I would rather die on my feet than live on my knees.” Mexican revolutionary leader Emiliano Zapata, whose Zapatista peasant army fought a long guerrilla campaign south of Mexico City. This picture...
Pancho Villa - Following guerilla leader Pancho Villa’s raid on Columbus, New Mexico (in which 16 Americans died), President Wilson sent Gen. “Blackjack” Pershing and 10,000 soldiers into the mountains of northern Mexico to hunt Villa down. The mission ultimately failed but Mexicans viewed the act as an unjust invasion. It is said that the pejorative designation “gringo” came from this time, as US soldiers clad in olive uniforms were met with cries of “Green, Go!”
From Peasant to Revolutionary, the Life of Pancho Villa: Portrait of Mexican military commander General Pancho Villa (1878 - 1923), late 1910s.
Pancho Villa - José Doroteo Arango Arámbula (born June 5, 1878, in San Juan del Rio), was one of the most prominent Mexican Revolutionary generals. He commanded the División del Norte in the Mexican state of Chihuahua. For a number of years, he was involved in a series of clashes with other Mexican military groups. He was assassinated in 1923.