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Rocky De La Fuente
Rocky
Personal details
Born
Roque De La Fuente Guerra

October 10, 1954 (1954-10-10) (age 65)
San Diego, California, U.S.
Political party Republican (since 2017)
Other political
affiliations
Reform (2016)
American Delta (2016)
Democratic (2016–2017)
Spouse(s) Katayoun Yazdani (divorced)
Children 5

Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente Guerra (born October 10, 1954) is an American businessman and perennial candidate.

De La Fuente was the nominee of both the Reform Party and his self-created American Delta Party for President of the United States in the 2016 election. He was also an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination in Florida's 2016 election for United States Senator and for the Democratic presidential nomination.

During the 2018 elections, De La Fuente filed as a candidate for United States Senate in nine state primaries, all of which he lost. He campaigned as a critic of President Donald Trump's immigration policies.

For the 2020 Presidential election, he has filed to run as a Republican.

Early life

De La Fuente was born to Roque Antonio De La Fuente Alexander and Bertha Guerra Yzaguirre on October 10, 1954 in San Diego, California. He studied at National Autonomous University of Mexico and studied Accounting & Business Administration at Anahuac University.

Career

Between 1976 and 1990, De La Fuente had bought automobile dealerships from Alfa Romeo, American Motor Corporation, Audi, Cadillac, Chrysler, Daihatsu, Dodge, GMC, Honda, and others.

In 2004, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation issued an order barring De La Fuente from participating in an FDIC-insured institution. De La Fuente went to court and the case was resolved.

He owns businesses and properties in the Dominican Republic, Mexico, United States, and Uruguay.

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