Cuban History (Part 3)

Historical Events

Events 201 - 209 of 209

  • 2015-07-01 US and Cuba announce agreement to re-open embassies and establish full diplomatic ties

Meeting of Interest

2015-09-20 Pope Francis meets Fidel Castro in Havana, on the 1st day of his tour of Cuba

Obama Family Visit Cuba

2016-03-20 Barack Obama becomes the first US President to visit Cuba since 1928, arriving for a 3 day tour

Historic Event

2017-06-16 US President Donald Trump reinstates Cuban travel and business restrictions after they were loosened by President Obama

  • 2017-09-29 Mysterious sonic attacks on US diplomats prompt US to warn citizens not to travel to Cuba and pull some embassy staff

Election of Interest

2018-04-19 Miguel Diaz-Canel is elected Cuba's new president, after former president Raúl Castro steps down

  • 2018-05-18 Mexican Damojh airlines flight crashes near Havana airport, Cuba, killing 110 with just 3 survivors
  • 2019-01-27 Tornado strikes Havana, Cuba, killing three and injuring 172
  • 2019-05-12 Cuba announced more rationing of products such as rice and beans due to US trade embargo and hoarding

Famous Birthdays


Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths