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Born in Panama City, Panama
Died in Panama City, Panama  (complications from brain surgery)
Birth NameManuel Antonio Noriega Morena
Height 5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Manuel Noriega was born on February 11, 1934 in Panama City, Panama as Manuel Antonio Noriega Morena. He was married to Felicidad Sieiro de Noriega. He died on May 29, 2017 in Panama City.

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Felicidad Sieiro de Noriega (? - 29 May 2017) ( his death) ( 3 children)

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Commander of the Panamanian Defense Forces and dictator of Panama from 1983-89. Was deposed in a US-led invasion in December of 1989, after which he was brought to the US, tried on a variety of charges--including drug trafficking and money laundering--and imprisoned. During his trial it came out that he had been on the CIA payroll since 1967, while also taking money from Colombian drug cartels to use Panama as a transshipment point to smuggle drugs into the US.
Is survived by wife Felicidad and daughters Lorena, Sandra and Thays Noriega.

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