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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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  • CEA Study Abroad Programs: My Trip to Northern Spain: A ...

      Blog Source: | 12 days ago
    During the 36-year dictatorship of Francisco Franco, an terrorist group called ETA developed to organize armed resistance to the oppressive government. However, after Franco's death and the end of his dictatorship in 1975, ETA continued to ..
  • Spain remembers the role of Adolfo Suarez in the Spanish ...

      Blog Source: | 12 days ago
    Suarez and his party, the Union of the Democratic Centre, presided over Spain's transition from an authoritarian dictatorship to a fully-fledged democracy. General Francisco Franco had taken control of Spain in 1939, at the end of a bloody civil&
  • HC: Flaunting Spain in Catalonia

      Blog Source: | 12 days ago
    Political Transition: The Spanish transition to democracy was the era when Spain moved from the dictatorship of Francisco Franco to restoration of the Spanish Monarchy. The transition is usually said to have begun with Franco's death on 20 ..
  • Farewell, Adolfo Suarez / Rosa Maria Rodriguez | Translating ...

      Blog Source: | 12 days ago
    History records him as the architect of the Spanish transition. For me he himself is the foundation and pillar of the magnificent democracy and of the whole process of political development taking place there after the death of Francisco Franco.
  • Captain Munecas: Guardia Civil and Franco's terrorism | ..::...

      Blog Source: | 12 days ago
    ... an inquest, as an Argentine judge seeks to extradite and try Spanish police officials accused of torturing opponents of the regime under Francisco Franco, the fascist dictator who died in 1975 before naming King Juan Carlos his sucesor.
  • Today In History, March 28 | WBNS-10TV Columbus, Ohio

      Blog Source: | 12 days ago
    Today is Friday, March 28, the 87th day of 2014. There are 278 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 28, 1939, the Spanish Civil War neared its end as Madrid fell to the forces of Francisco Franco. On this date: In 1834&
  • Kevin's Security Scrapbook: Privacy - The Diamond Principle

      Blog Source: | 12 days ago
    Secretly, he worked underground in an activity that was at that time illegal under the regime of Generalissimo Francisco Franco. In 1970 Franco yielded to intense pressure from the western world and moderated Spain's laws, leaving Luna free .
  • The Long Shadow of Tejero: Spain and Catalonia in 2014

      Blog Source: | 24 days ago
    In the summer of 1976, six months after the death of dictator Francisco Franco, King Juan Carlos had vaulted Adolfo Suárez, a junior member of Franco's Council of Ministers, to the post of Prime Minister. By the end of the year, Suárez had ..
  • On the Heals of WWII | Modern Poetry ∫ The MOD Blog

      Blog Source: | 24 days ago
    ... from The Spectator, a British weekly conservative magazine, the author comments on the meetings that had taken place between the Earl of Perth, and the Italian Minister as to have Italian troops stop their aid of Francisco Franco who started 
  • Overturning Politics With Art « The Dish

      Blog Source: | 24 days ago
    ... of black Mercedes-Benz sedans carrying upended portraits of Juan Carlos I, the sovereign who began Spain's transition to democracy after the 1975 death of the dictator Francisco Franco, and the country's six subsequent prime ministers.

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