Naborí Indian

Naborí Indian (Indio Nabori)

Jesus Orta Ruiz, Naborí Indian, was one of the most important growers of the tenth poetry, poetic genre of the Cuban peasantry Jesus Orta Ruiz,...
Rene Portocarrero

Rene Portocarrero

Rene Portocarrero is one of the leading figures of the arts in Cuba Rene Portocarrero was born in Cerro, Havana, on February 24th, 1912. He...
Alejo Carpentier

Alejo Carpentier Balmont

General Information on Alejo Carpentier Alejo Carpentier Balmont was born in Lausanne, Switzerland, on December 26th, 1904. He was the son of a French architect...
Félix Varela Morales

Felix Varela Morales

General Information on Felix Varela Felix Varela Morales was born in Havana on January 20th, 1788. While still very young he went to Florida, where...
Cham Bom-Biá

Cham Bom-Bia the Chinese Doctor

Cham Bom-Bia and his General information Cham Bom-Bia was a botanic Chinese who reached great popularity at the end of XIX Century. Although there...
Fernando Ortiz

Fernando Ortiz

General Information on Fernando Ortiz Fernando Ortiz was born in Havana on July 16th, 1881. He completed his primary education in Menorca in the Balearic...
Máximo Gómez Báez

Maximo Gomez Baez

General Information on Maximo Gomez Baez Maximo Gomez Baez was born on November 18, 1836. He belonged to a wealthy family from the Bani Village,...
Camilo Cienfuegos Gorriaran

Camilo Cienfuegos Gorriaran

General information on Camilo Cienfuegos Gorriaran´s life Camilo Cienfuegos Gorriaran was born on February 6, 1932, in 71 Pocito Street, in Lawton Neighborhood, Havana City....
Polo Montanez

Polo Montañez

Biographical Information of Polo Montañez Fernando Borrego Linares was born in the area known as El Brujito (The Sorcerer) in the Sierra del Rosario (Rosario...
Juan Formell

Juan Formell

General information about Juan Formell Juan Formell was born in Havana on August 2nd, 1942. He made his first musical studies with his father Francisco...