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Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
 

Fabio Fiallo

 
 
Fabio Fiallo Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 11, 2018
1. Fabio Fiallo Marker
Note the monument's original lettering above the marker.
Inscription.
Fabio Fiallo
(1856-1942)
Poeta dominicano de orientación modernista. Asumió una actitud vertical frente a la primera intervención militar norteamericana.
(1916-1924)

English translation:
Fabio Fiallo
(1856-1942)
Dominican poet with a modernist orientation. He was a strong critic of the first military intervention by the United States of America from 1916 to 1924.

 
Erected by Ministerio de Cultura.
 
Location. 18° 28.24′ N, 69° 54.562′ W. Marker is in Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional. Marker can be reached from Calle Cesár Nicolás Penson just west of Calle Ángel Perdomo, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is west of the National Natural History Museum (Museo Nacional de Historia Natural). Marker is in this post office area: Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional 10205, Dominican Republic.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bartolo García Molina (within shouting distance of this marker); Juan Pablo Duarte (within shouting distance of this marker); José Alejandro Peña (within shouting distance of this marker); The Dominican Society of Bibliophiles, Inc.
Fabio Fiallo Marker and Monument image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 11, 2018
2. Fabio Fiallo Marker and Monument
(about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Ylonka Nacidit-Perdomo (about 120 meters away); Manuel Maza, SJ (about 120 meters away); Myrna Guerrero (about 180 meters away); Hugo Estrella Guzmán (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santo Domingo.
 
Regarding Fabio Fiallo. Fabio Federico Fiallo Cabral (February 3, 1866 - August 29, 1942) was a Dominican writer, poet and politician. Fiallo was nephew of the Dominican President General José María Cabral y Luna, uncle of the fashion designer Óscar de la Renta Fiallo, and uncle and father-in-law of the political and anti-Trujillo activist Viriato Fiallo.

He was held in prison in May 1921 during the 1916-1924 US intervention in the Dominican Republic for writing 'inflammatory editorials'.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicPatriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US
 
Fabio Fiallo Marker and Monument image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 11, 2018
3. Fabio Fiallo Marker and Monument
Fabio Fiallo statue sculptor's mark image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 11, 2018
4. Fabio Fiallo statue sculptor's mark
Scultore, Nicola Arrighini, Pietrasanta, Italia
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 6, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 6, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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