ricardo flores magón
|born||september 16, 1874|san antonio eloxochitlán
|died||november 21, 1922 (aged 48)|leavenworth penitentiary
, united states
|known for||involvement in the mexican revolution and introducing anarchism to mexico|
cipriano ricardo flores magón (spanish pronunciation: [riˈkaɾðo ˈfloɾes maˈɣon], known as ricardo flores magón; september 16, 1874 – november 21, 1922) was a noted mexican anarchist and social reform activist. his brothers enrique and jesús were also active in politics. followers of the flores magón brothers were known as magonistas. he has been considered an important participant in the social movement that sparked the mexican revolution.