Statue of Hatuey

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Michal Zalewski
published on 12 July 2022
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A modern statue of the Taino chief Hatuey (d. 1512) who resisted the Spanish conquest of Cuba led by the conquistador Diego Velázquez de Cuéllar (1465-1524) in 1511-13. Hatuey was captured and executed. He was burnt at the stake after refusing to convert to Christianity. Baracoa, Cuba.

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Zalewski, M. (2022, July 12). Statue of Hatuey. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/16145/statue-of-hatuey/

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