Hernán Behn

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Hernan Behn (February 19,1880 Saint Thomas, Virgin Islands– October 7, 1933 in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France co-founded the Puerto Rico Telephone Company which eventually spawned ITT.[1][2] Behn, along with his brother Sosthenes built the Two Brothers BridgePuente Dos Hermanos in Spanish— in San Juan. The bridge links the districts of Condado and Old San Juan.

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  1. ^ "Hernán Behn y Sosthenes Behn". Umbral (Universidad de Puerto Rico) (in Spanish).[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ Morales Cortés, Ramón. Telecommunications in Puerto Rico (paper). New York, USA: Virtual Institute of Information.