Definition of Batista, Fulgencio in English:

Batista, Fulgencio

Syllabification: Ba·tis·ta, Fulgencio
Pronunciation: /bəˈtēstə
 
/
  • (1901–73), Cuban soldier and statesman; president 1940–44 and 1952–59; full name Fulgencio Batista y Zaldívar. Despite support from the US, his second government was overthrown by Fidel Castro.

More definitions of Batista, Fulgencio

Definition of Batista, Fulgencio in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea

Shop for an Oxford dictionary

Find the perfect Oxford dictionary for you in our online shop.
SHOP NOW ►