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In 1950, Serna earned his Ph.D. from the University of Havana, where he had befriended a classmate named Fidel Castro.
“At least it keeps the mosquitoes away,” one of my table-mates said, as we watched the swooshes of smoke waft into the Havana sky.
Nothing captures the exuberance and sensory experience of Havana quite like this.
Lastly, the re-opening of diplomatic ties between Havana and Washington gives Brazil a chance to push for changes in Cuba.Venezuela Says Goodbye to Its Lil Friend, While the Rest of the Continent Cheers|Catalina Lobo-Guererro|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So in America, “Havana Club” is made by Bacardi in Puerto Rico and can be found in five states.
If there be a music peculiar to Havana, I expect that I shall hear some of it next summer.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 1|Elizabeth Bisland
On the morning after the funeral there came a letter from Havana addressed to Mr. Dinneford.Cast Adrift|T. S. Arthur
All these would have been united, strategically, by placing our armored divisions before Havana and Cienfuegos.Lessons of the war with Spain and other articles|Alfred T. Mahan
In short, ideas on sanitation in London were much like those in Havana before the summer of 1898.Milton's England|Lucia Ames Mead
We were more like a shipload of lunatics than anything else when we ran in under Morro Castle, and anchored in Havana.Man Overboard!|F(rancis) Marion Crawford
Cuban capital city, founded 1514 by Diego Velázquez as San Cristóbal de la Habana "St. Christopher of the Habana," apparently the name of a local native people. The Spanish adjective form is Habanero. Meaning "cigar made in Havana" is by 1802.
said to be from Taino (Arawakan) Cubanacan, the name of the people who occupied the island. Related: Cuban (1829), Cuban heel (1908); Cuban Missile Crisis (October 16-28, 1962).