Fidel Castro's meetings with royalty
Fidel Castro, who died on November 25th 2016
Fidel Castro was in the front row of Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, in 1996 for the funeral of Francois Mitterand. On one side of him was Prince Rainier III of Monaco, on the other Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg. The Prince of Wales sat several chairs down while King Carl XVI Gustaf, Beatrix of the Netherlands and King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia were also there.