Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, a nuclear physicist who studied in the former Soviet Union, had been treated for depression Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, the son of the late Cuban revolutionary president Fidel Castro, killed himself on Thursday after being treated for months for depression, Cuban state-run media has reported. “Diaz-Balart, who had been attended by a group of doctors for several months due to a state of profound depression, killed himself this morning,” the Cubadebate website said.
HAVANA (Reuters) - The eldest son of late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, committed suicide on Thursday aged 68 after being treated for months for depression, Cuban state-run media reported.
Known as "Fidelito" or "Little Castro," he largely stayed out of the limelight. Cuban state media says he was being treated for depression at the time of his death.
The eldest son of Fidel Castro, the late Cuban revolutionary leader, has taken his own life, according to state media. Fidel Ángel Castro Díaz-Balart, a nuclear scientist known as "Fidelito" - or Little Fidel - due to his resemblanc...
Cuba state media is reporting that the oldest son of late Cuban leader Fidel Castro has killed himself.