José J. Martí-Perez

(January 28, 1853 – May 19, 1895) A Cuban poet who is celebrated for his work in Latin American literature. He is also known for playing a pivotal role in Cuban gaining independence from Spain and helping to create the Cuban Revolutionary Party in 1892.

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José Martí – The World of 1898: The Spanish-American War (Hispanic Division, Library of Congress). (n.d.). Retrieved July 7, 2023, from