In The 1970's

Beauty Of Haiti

Haiti a place that is a place were there is a lot of destroyed homes because a horrible earthquake hit and destroyed most of it and also the Haitians had a horrible leaders ,Haiti Gained its independence in 1804, Haiti was the first independent nation of Latin America  and the Caribbean, the second republic successful in a war of independence against a European colonial power in the Americas, the only nation in the western hemisphere to have defeated three European great powers (Britain, France,and Spain), and the only nation in the world established as a result of a successful slave revolt. It is known for its mountainous country, yet the Haitians had a very bad ruler his name was  François Duvalier, nicknamed Papa Doc.He was born on April 14, 1907 and died on April 21, 1971.The Duvalier Kill tally: 20,000-60,000.

                                                                     Papa Doc

François Duvalier was the president of Haiti from 1957 to 1971. François Duvalier had four kids and there names were Jean-Claude Duvalier, Marie Denise Duvalier, and Nicole Duvalier, but the kid who had the biggest impact on the Haitians was Jean-Claude Duvalier. Papa Doc was a Dictator who treated all the Haitians horrifically. When Papa Doc died, his son Jean-Claude Duvalier a.k.a Baby Doc took his fathers place as Dictator. His policies really had a big impact on the people of Haiti, Which made the people of Haiti leave.

                                                                         Baby Doc

Jean-Claude Duvalier was the president of Haiti from 1971 until his overthrow by a popular uprising in 1986. He succeeded his father François Papa Doc Duvalier as the ruler of Haiti after the latter's death in 1971.The Duvaliers stole a hundreds of millions of dollars from the Haitians. Duvalier died in his home of a heart attack on October 4, 2014. He was 63 years old. Now Haiti has a new  president and his name is Michel Martelly better president.

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