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Ba·tis·ta

(bah-tēs'tă),
Randas, 20th-century Brazilian cardiac surgeon. See: Batista procedure.
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In 1959, Fidel Castro became premier of Cuba a month and a-half after the overthrow of Fulgencio Batista.
1959: Fidel Castro became prime minister of |Cuba after overthrowing the regime of Fulgencio Batista.
1958 was the last year of Fulgencio Batista's dictatorship.
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Castro ruled Cuba for 48 years from 1959 to 2006 after a two-year guerrilla war to oust dictator Fulgencio Batista.
celebrated the overthrow of Cuba's Fulgencio Batista and welcomed Fidel Castro as his successor.
Cubans celebrate as Fidel Castro and a band of rebels overthrow the dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista. Castro takes power.
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