Batista (y Zalvar)

biographical name
Ba·​tis·​ta (y Zal·​dí·​var) | \ bə-ˈtē-stə-ˌē-zäl-ˈdē-ˌvär How to pronounce Batista (y Zaldívar) (audio) \

Definition of Batista (y Zalvar)

Fulgencio 1901–1973 Cuban soldier; president of Cuba (1940–44; 1952–59)

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