Although Pancho Villa was a criminal, many think he was a revolutionary hero.

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Pancho Villa

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.

Pancho Villa, a Mexican revolutionary leader who advocated for the poor and wanted agrarian reform, agreed to retire as part of a peace agreement with the new interim president of Mexico, Adolfo De la Huerta.

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Pancho Villa Wanted Poster wanted for killing his sisters killer

Pancho Villa y Emiliano Zapata, 20 de noviembre, día de la Revolución Mexicana

Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata sitting in the presidential throne in Mexico City 1914

Pancho villa. Don't know too much about him but I like this quote. Applies to both Mexico and America.

Don't know too much about him but I like this quote. Applies to both Mexico and America.

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!”

Nellies trip to Mexico helped inspire her to write her book months in Mexico"

March 1916. "Wanted" sign for Francisco "Pancho" Villa, Mexican revolutionary and bandit. Villa was eventually assassinated in Mexico by rival revolutionary army.

Pancho Villa Wanted Poster Pancho Villa’s enraged Americans in the early What is going on NOW on American/Mexican border makes Pancho Villa look like a juvenile delinquent.

La Familia de Pancho Villa en Canutillo ~ .:Pancho Villa y la División del Norte:.

La Familia de Pancho Villa en Canutillo ~ .:Pancho Villa y la División del Norte:.

General Francisco Villa, born Doroteo Arango, also known as Pancho Villa hero of the Mexican Revolution

Pancho Villa - Doroteo Arango, later known as Pancho Villa, was born as the oldest son in a poor peasant family.

Mexican revolutionary leader Pancho Villa (1878 - 1923), left, sits against a tree with a fellow soldier following the Mexican Revolution of 1911. Many of Pancho Villa's soldiers were indigenous Yaqui Indians and they were very fond of smoking 'motas' – marijuana cigarettes. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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