Cuban Liberation Day
|Event Name||Cuban Liberation Day|
|Start Date||1st Jan 2017 12:00am|
This national public holiday commemorates the overthrow of the military government of Fulgencio Batista (1901-1973) led by Fidel Castro (b. 1926) that succeeded on January 1, 1959. July 26 is National Day, another public holiday marking the beginning of the revolution Castro led in 1953.
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