Cuban timeline

  • Slave Trade abolished in Cuba

  • Ten Years' War begins

    Carlos Cespedes leads rebellion
  • Ten Years' War Ends

    General Garciá and Antonio Maceo Grajales gives up and signs a treaty
  • Little War begins

  • Little War ends

  • Slavery abolished in Cuba

  • War for Independence begins

  • USS Maine is sunk

  • US Declares War on Spain

  • Spain surrenders Cuba, War ends