The History of Cuba Before Castro

By Tina Ruhlow

When people think of Cuba, they mostly think of the Fidel Castro era. However, Cuba has a rich history that took place well before Castro's arrival that not many know about. From the discoveries of the Cuban Islands to many wars fought for independence, Cuba has an interesting story to tell. Read through this gallery to find out about what Cuba was like before Fidel Castro came into power. 

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