Eugenio Martínez

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Eugenio (Musculito) Martínez
Born
Eugenio Rolando Martínez

(1922-07-08)July 8, 1922
DiedJanuary 30, 2021(2021-01-30) (aged 98)
Occupationreal estate agent
Known forParticipation in the Watergate Scandal

Eugenio Rolando Martínez (alias Musculito, July 8, 1922 – January 30, 2021) was an American real estate agent who was a member of the anti-Castro movement in the early 1960s, and later was one of the five men recruited by G. Gordon Liddy and E. Howard Hunt in 1972 for the Memorial Day weekend Watergate burglary at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) headquarters in Washington, D.C.[1] After completing his prison term, Martinez was pardoned by President Ronald Reagan in 1983.[2]

Martínez died on January 30, 2021 in Minneola, Florida at the age of 98.[3]

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  1. http://www.foia.cia.gov/sites/default/files/document_conversions/89801/DOC_0000200012.pdf
  2. Welch, William M. (November 26, 1987). "Power To Pardon Unquestioned And Often Used By Reagan". Associated Press. AP. Retrieved December 30, 2012.
  3. Eugenio Rolando Martínez, Watergate burglar and former CIA asset in Miami, dies at 98

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