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Bay of Pigs Invasion

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  • Bay of Pigs Invasion — Part of the Cold War Map showing the location of the Bay of Pigs …   Wikipedia

  • Bay of Pigs invasion — (April 17, 1961) Abortive invasion of Cuba directed by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency and carried out by Cuban exiles. The invasion was intended to spark a rebellion that would topple Fidel Castro, whose communist regime was considered a… …   Universalium

  • Bay of Pigs — For the United States invasion at the Bay of Pigs, see Bay of Pigs Invasion. The Bay of Pigs ( es. Bahía de Cochinos, also known as Playa Girón) is an inlet of the Gulf of Cazones on the south coast of Cuba. It is located in the province of… …   Wikipedia

  • Bay of Pigs Museum — The Bay of Pigs Museum is planned to be built in Miami, Florida, USA, commemorating the men of Brigade 2506 and their efforts in the Bay of Pigs Invasion. According to the Bay of Pigs Museum web site, it will be housed in a three story building.… …   Wikipedia

  • Bay of Pigs — Bay′ of Pigs′ n. geg gov a bay of the Caribbean Sea in SW Cuba: site of attempted invasion of Cuba by anti Castro forces April 1961 …   From formal English to slang

  • Bay of Pigs — bay on the SW coast of Cuba: site of an unsuccessful invasion (1961) by exiled Cubans trained & funded by the U.S …   English World dictionary

  • Bay of Pigs — a bay of the Caribbean Sea in SW Cuba: site of attempted invasion of Cuba by anti Castro forces April 1961. Spanish, Bahía de Cochinos. * * * n. an invasion of another nation that results in failure Encyclopedic information: The Bay of Pigs is… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bay of Pigs — bay in Cuba (site of a failed invasion of Cuba by Cuban exiles in 1961) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Bay of Pigs — a bay of the Caribbean Sea in SW Cuba: site of attempted invasion of Cuba by anti Castro forces April 1961. Spanish, Bahía de Cochinos. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bay of Pigs — noun a bay on the south west coast of western central Cuba; attempted invasion by expatriate, anti Castro Cuban forces backed by the US 1961 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Invasion in der Schweinebucht — Teil von: Kalter Krieg Lage der Schweinebucht (Playa Girón) auf Kuba …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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