The Bohemian magazine, more than centenary

HAVANA, May 10th  By GIOVANNI MARTÍNEZ  A legendary celebrates this 10th of May its 110 years. This is the magazine Bohemia, which is born every 15 days with new editions in its editorial office, located on Avenida de Boyeros, San Pedro corner, in the capital city of Plaza de la Revolución.

They say that the famous opera by Giacomo Puccini, was the cause for Miguel Ángel Quevedo Pérez, its founding director, to baptize it with the name that endures to this day.
The oldest in our country and in the area, it was founded in 1908, and at that time it was identified as an illustrated weekly magazine, devoted mainly to cultural issues.

A singular publication, full of history, through which talented artists such as Gabriel García Márquez, Mario Benedetti and Gabriela Mistral, who has reported an event of first importance, both national and international, has also become famous because many of its readers look at it. from back to front, especially crossword addicts.

The magazine of the Cuban family today has a circulation of 100 000 copies per edition for the whole country, in addition, its website,, keeps up to date many who enjoy its varied sections as A little for everyone, it answers Bohemia, In Cuba, and many others.