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Erislandy Lara Biography

Erislandy Lara Santoya, professionally known as Erislandy Lara is a Cuban-American professional boxer. Considered one of the most technically skilled active boxers, Lara is also considered one of the best active light middleweight boxers. He is the current WBA (Regular) light middleweight champion. He previously won WBA light middleweight title in 2014 and IBO light...

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Alejandro Mayorkas Biography

Alejandro Mayorkas is a Cuban-American lawyer and former government official who is best known for serving as 6th United States Deputy Secretary of the United States Department of Homeland Security from December 23, 2013, to October 31, 2016, under the former and 44th US president, Barack Obama. Mayorkas is a member of the Democratic political...

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Ana de Armas Biography

Ana de Armas is a Cuban-Spanish actress who is known in the entertainment industry from her roles in movies like Hands of Stone, Blade Runner 2049, Knives Out and many others. For her outstanding performance in Knives Out (2019), she was nominated her for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress-Motion Picture Comedy or Musical....

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Yvette Prieto Biography

Yvette Prieto is a Cuban-American model who has worked for several prominent designers and brands including designer Alexander Wang. Prieto is widely recognized as the wife of legendary basketball player Michael Jordan. She has also appeared as herself in the documentary "Cuba: An Island Apart". What is Yvette Prieto Famous for?Famous as the wife of NBA...

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Guillermo Rigondeaux Biography

A Cuban professional boxer is named for Guillermo Rigondeaux. He is a two-weight world champion, having held the WBA (Regular) bantamweight title since February 2020 and previously, the unified WBA (Super), WBO, and Ring magazine super-bantamweight titles between 2013 and 2017. As of February 2020, he is ranked as the world's best active super-bantamweight by...

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Yoel Romero Biography

A Cuban mixed martial artist, as well as a former freestyle wrestler, is named for Yoel Romero who is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship, competing in the Middleweight division. He is also a former world gold medalist and an Olympic silver medalist who has won six world and Olympic medals in total. As...

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Yasmani Grandal Biography

A Cuban-American professional baseball catcher is named for Yasmani Grandal. He is currently playing for the Chicago White Sox of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played in Major League Baseball for the San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Milwaukee Brewers. Overall, Yasmani is a very talented person. Recently, the Chicago White Sox have...

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Fidel Castro Biography

Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz famed as Fidel Castro was a Cuban communist revolutionary and politician who governed the Republic of Cuba as Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976 and then as President from 1976 to 2008. He served as the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba from 1961 until 2011. Under his administration,...

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Yasiel Puig Biography

Yasiel Puig Valdes famed as Yasiel Puig is a Cuban-born professional baseball player who is right fielder for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball (MLB). Legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully nicknamed him “The Wild Horse”. He previously played for the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Cincinnati Reds. The Dodgers traded Puig to the Reds...