Kelly: Omahan was in picture with JFK when history was made, was later grilled by Fidel
Don Chapman with the famous photo of John F. Kennedy taken in Omaha in 1959. Chapman is the photographer just to the left of Kennedy. A year later, Chapman survived explosions on a ship in Cuba and was questioned by Fidel Castro.
Posted: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 12:00 am
Don Chapman of Omaha has a tale to tell, a story of being hauled before Fidel.
Yes, Fidel Castro, who spat on the floor and asked pointed questions about explosions in Havana harbor that killed close to 100 people — and which El Comandante soon blamed on America and the CIA.
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Wednesday, November 20, 2013 12:00 am.