Hugo Chavez through the years

Published On: Mar 05 2013 04:16:51 PM CST   Updated On: Mar 05 2013 04:19:36 PM CST

With word coming Tuesday that Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has died, take a look at Chavez through the years.

Chavez - Ill Hugo Chavez with daughters
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People both inside and outside Venezuela had criticized the Venezuelan government for releasing little information about Chavez's condition. Venezuela's Ministry of Information did release this photo of a smiling Chavez in between his daughters, Rosa Virginia and Maria, taken while he was recovering from cancer surgery in Havana in February 2013.

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