Timeline of Camagüey

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Camagüey, Cuba.

Prior to 20th century[edit]

Part of a series on the
History of Cuba
Insigne Cubicum.svg
Governorate of Cuba (1511–1519)
Viceroyalty of New Spain (1535–1821)
Captaincy General of Cuba (1607–1898)

US Military Government (1898–1902)
Republic of Cuba (1902–1959)

Republic of Cuba (1959–)

Timeline
Topical
Flag of Cuba.svg Cuba portal
  • 1528 - Santa María del Puerto Príncipe established by settlers relocating from Caonao, and previously from Punta del Guincho.[1]
  • 1599 - Convento de San Francisco founded.[2]
  • 1616 - Fire.[3]
  • 1617 - Cathedral built.[4]
  • 1668 - City raided by Welsh pirate Henry Morgan.[4]
  • 1720 - San Francisco de Paula monastery rebuilt.[1]
  • 1723 - Santo Cristo del Buen Viaje church built.[1]
  • 1728 - Hospital de Caridad de San Juan de Dios established.[5][1]
  • 1730 - Hospital de Nuestra Senora del Carmen founded.[5]
  • 1733 - City Hall construction begins.[4]
  • 1737 - San Lázaro hospital built.[1]
  • 1741 - Epidemic outbreak.[6]
  • 1779 - Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Soledad (church) built.[7]
  • 1800 - Royal Audiencia of Santo Domingo (Spanish colonial supreme court) relocated to Puerto Principe from Santo Domingo.[4]
  • 1814 - Future poet Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda born in Puerto Principe.[8]
  • 1817 - Town becomes a city.[1]
  • 1842 - Filarmónica (music society) founded.[9]
  • 1850 - El Principal theatre opens.[3]
  • 1851 - Puerto Principe and Nuevitas Railroad begins operating.[10]
  • 1864
  • 1872 - Casino Español (music society) formed.[9]
  • 1874 - March: Battle of Las Guasimas (1874) (es) fought; Cuban rebels win.
  • 1886 - El Arrebol newspaper begins publication.[11]
  • 1898 - Pedro Mendoza Guerra becomes governor of province.[12]
  • 1899
    • El Eco Mercantil newspaper begins publication.[13]
    • Population: 25,102 city; 53,140 district; 88,234 province.[14]

20th century[edit]

1900s-1940s[edit]

1950s-1990s[edit]

21st century[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Roberto Segre (es), "Camagüey", Oxford Art Online, (Subscription required (help)) . Retrieved September 25, 2016.
  2. ^ Calendario manual y guia de forasteros de la Isla de Cuba [Almanac and Guide for Strangers to Cuba] (in Spanish). Havana: Imprenta de la Capitanía General. 1795. 
  3. ^ a b Bonavía 2003.
  4. ^ a b c d Britannica 1910.
  5. ^ a b Armstrong 1900.
  6. ^ De La Torre 1845.
  7. ^ Camagüey, Cuba, Lonely Planet, retrieved September 25, 2016 
  8. ^ Enma Presilla Andreu (2000). "Aproximación a la cronología de un monumento". Santiago (in Spanish). University of Santiago de Cuba (89). ISSN 0581-653X. (Subscription required (help)). 
  9. ^ a b c d e f g Historiador de Camagüey 2014.
  10. ^ Gonzalo de Quesada; International Bureau of the American Republics (1905). Cuba. Washington DC: Government Printing Office. 
  11. ^ "Del Camagüey, historia de sus letras y periódicos" (in Spanish). Camaguey: Biblioteca Provincial Julio Antonio Mella. Retrieved September 25, 2016. 
  12. ^ Hispanic Society of America (1919). William Belmont Parker, ed. Cubans of To-Day. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. 
  13. ^ "Cuba: Puerto Principe", American Newspaper Annual, Philadelphia: N.W. Ayer & Son, 1902 
  14. ^ War Department (1900). Census of Cuba, 1899. Washington DC: Government Printing Office. 
  15. ^ Victor H. Olmsted; Henry Gannett, eds. (1909). Cuba: Population, History and Resources 1907. Washington DC: United States Bureau of the Census. 
  16. ^ "Chronology of Catholic Dioceses: Cuba". Norway: Roman Catholic Diocese of Oslo. Retrieved September 23, 2016. 
  17. ^ a b "Cultura Camaguey" (in Spanish). Cuba: Sectorial Municipal de Cultura. Retrieved September 24, 2016. 
  18. ^ a b "Movie Theaters in Camaguey, Cuba". CinemaTreasures.org. Los Angeles, USA: Cinema Treasures LLC. Retrieved September 24, 2016. 
  19. ^ "Cuba". Statesman's Year-Book. London: Macmillan and Co. 1921. 
  20. ^ a b "Near Panic at Camaguey City", New York Times, September 28, 1935, (Subscription required (help)) 
  21. ^ Miguel Viciedo Valdés (2005), "Breve reseña sobre la biblioteca pública en Cuba antes de 1959", Acimed (in Spanish), Havana: Centro Nacional de Informacion de Ciencias Medicas, 14 (1), ISSN 1024-9435 
  22. ^ Nodal-Reyes 2014.
  23. ^ "Obituary: Huber Matos", The Economist, March 15, 2014 
  24. ^ a b c "EcuRed". EcuRed (in Spanish). Cuba: Joven Club de Computación (es). Retrieved September 25, 2016. 
  25. ^ a b Vanessa Oliveira; Xavier Calmettes, eds. (2016). "Guide du chercheur américaniste: Enquête de terrain et travail de recherche à Cuba" [Americanist Researcher's Guide: Survey of Cuba]. Nuevo Mundo, Mundos Nuevos (fr) (in French). ISSN 1626-0252. 
  26. ^ "Population of capital cities and cities of 100,000 and more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1965. New York: Statistical Office of the United Nations. 1966. 
  27. ^ Alfonso González (1971). "Population of Cuba". Caribbean Studies. University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus. 11. JSTOR 25612382. 
  28. ^ "Actuará Ballet de Camagüey en el Teatro Mella de La Habana", Granma (in Spanish), September 1, 2015 
  29. ^ Miguel Cabrera (2010). El ballet en Cuba: nacimiento de una escuela en el siglo XX (in Spanish). Buenos Aires: Balletin Dance Ediciones. 
  30. ^ United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Statistical Office (1976). "Population of capital city and cities of 100,000 and more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1975. New York. pp. 253–279. 
  31. ^ a b International Association of Universities (1992). "Cuba". World List of Universities (19th ed.). Palgrave Macmillan. pp. 150–152. ISBN 978-1-349-12037-6. 
  32. ^ "Portal Cultural Principe" (in Spanish). Camaguey. Retrieved September 25, 2016. 
  33. ^ Gómez Consuegra 2009.
  34. ^ South America, Central America and the Caribbean 2002. Regional Surveys of the World. Europa Publications. 2001. ISBN 978-1-85743-121-6. 
  35. ^ "Hurricane Ike forces mass evacuation in Cuba", The Guardian, September 9, 2008 
  36. ^ "Population of Capital Cities and Cities of 100,000 or More Inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 2014. United Nations Statistics Division. 

Bibliography[edit]

in English
in Spanish

External links[edit]