Hugo Chavez: The women in his life

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FILE - In this Feb. 4, 1999 file photo, Venezuela's newly sworn in President Hugo Chavez salutes the crowd next to his wife Marisabel Chavez during a military parade commemorating the seventh anniversary of his failed 1992 coup in Caracas, Venezuela.  Venezuela's Vice President Nicolas Maduro announced on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 that Chavez has died.  Chavez, 58, was first diagnosed with cancer in June 2011.  (AP Photo/Douglas Engle, File)

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Several women have featured large in the life of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, from his mother, Helena Frias, to his two wives Nancy Colmenares and Marisabel Rodriguez to his various alleged mistresses. His three daughters, Rosa Virginia, María Gabriela and Rosines, have been called Chavez's guardian angels during his illness, and were by his bedside until the very end. (Fuente, ABC)


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