Camilo Cienfuegos

1932 - 1959

Camilo Cienfuegos

Camilo Cienfuegos Gorriarán (Spanish: [kaˈmilo sjeɱˈfweɣoz ɣorjaˈɾan]; 6 February 1932 – 28 October 1959) was a Cuban revolutionary born in Havana. Along with Fidel Castro, Che Guevara, Juan Almeida Bosque, and Raúl Castro, he was a member of the 1956 Granma expedition, which launched Fidel Castro's armed insurgency against the government of Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista. He became one of Castro's top guerilla commanders, known as the "Hero of Yaguajay" after winning a key battle of the Cuban Revolution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Camilo Cienfuegos has received more than 605,209 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 43rd most popular social activist.

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    Effective Languages (L*)

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Among social activists, Camilo Cienfuegos ranks 43 out of 426Before him are Alexey Stakhanov, Pheidippides, Bhagat Singh, Carl von Ossietzky, Sadako Sasaki, and Emma Goldman. After him are Stenka Razin, Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Omar Mukhtar, Hassan al-Banna, Élie Ducommun, and Nicholas Winton.

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Among people born in 1932, Camilo Cienfuegos ranks 18Before him are Abebe Bikila, Peter O'Toole, Dian Fossey, Glenn Gould, Gerhard Richter, and Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiary. After him are Fernando Botero, Víctor Jara, François Englert, Anouk Aimée, Anthony Perkins, and Miriam Makeba. Among people deceased in 1959, Camilo Cienfuegos ranks 10Before him are Stepan Bandera, George Marshall, Raymond Chandler, Owen Willans Richardson, Billie Holiday, and Gérard Philipe. After him are Boris Vian, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Adolf Windaus, George Grosz, Ritchie Valens, and Buddy Holly.

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Among people born in Cuba, Camilo Cienfuegos ranks 6 out of 138Before him are Fidel Castro (1926), Raúl Castro (1931), Fulgencio Batista (1901), José Raúl Capablanca (1888), and Italo Calvino (1923). After him are Paul Lafargue (1842), José Martí (1853), Alberto Korda (1928), Compay Segundo (1907), Ibrahim Ferrer (1927), and Andy García (1956).

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Among social activists born in Cuba, Camilo Cienfuegos ranks 1After him are Huber Matos (1918), Oswaldo Payá (1952), and Yoani Sánchez (1975).

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