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Francisco Franco y Bahamonde (Spanish: [fɾanˈθisko ˈfɾaŋko]; 4 December 1892 – 20 November 1975), was a Spanish general, leader of the Nationalist military rebellion in the Spanish...

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The Valle de los Caídos - Catholic basilica for Francisco Franco, Spain, Espana The Valle de los Caídos (in English Valley of the Fallen) is a monumental memorial. As a surviving artifact of Franco's rule, the monument and its Catholic basilica built by political prisoners for this cruel dictator and the human right abuser. Fascist Francos human rights record is deeply disturbing. He not only exacted harsh retribution against his opponents, he also created a political system that denied individual rights and freedoms to most Spaniards. Francisco Paulino Hermenegildo Teódulo Franco y Bahamonde, Salgado y Pardo de Andrade (4 December 1892 in Ferrol 20 November 1975 in Madrid), commonly known as Francisco Franco or Francisco Franco y Bahamonde was the dictator and Head of State of Spain from October 1936, and de facto regent of the nominally restored Kingdom of Spain from 1947 until his death in 1975. His rule was known for a focus on Spanish nationalism, right wing and traditional values. After winning the civil war with some assistance from Benito Mussolini's Italy and Adolf Hitler's Germany, he dissolved the Spanish Parliament. He then established a right wing authoritarian fascist regime that lasted until 1978, when a new constitution was drafted. After the end of World War II, Franco maintained his control in Spain. During the Cold War, the United States established a diplomatic alliance with Spain, due to Franco's strong anti-Communist policy. American <b>...</b>
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