Francisco Franco
Francisco Franco Bahamonde ([fɾanˈθisko ˈfɾaŋko βaˈmonde]; 4 December 1892 – 20 November 1975) was a Spanish general and the dictator of Spain from 1939 until his death in 1975. Coming from a mi...
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Spanish King Juan Carlos to Abdicate
Spain's King Juan Carlos I, ailing and tainted by a family corruption scandal, announced Monday that he will abdicate in favor of Prince Felipe, handing his 46-year-old son the challenge of restoring ...
Spanish Empire
Spanish and their marictime empire with the naval battles and boardings. gli spagnoli ed il loro impero marittimo nel nuovo mondo. le battaglie navali e gli ...
Francisco Franco
A Tribute to Francisco Franco GENERALÍSIMO DE LOS EJÉRCITOS DE TIERRA MAR Y AIRE Head of State of Spain.
Spanish Civil War
The Spanish Civil War (Spanish: Guerra civil española), widely known in Spain as the Civil War (Spanish: Guerra civil), or sometimes simply The War (Spanish: La guerra), was a civil war fo...
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Spain under Franco
Francoist Spain (also historically known as Nationalist Spain during the Spanish Civil War) refers to the period of Spanish history between 1939, when Francisco Franco took control of Spain f...
Spain under Franco - Wikipedia
Spain in World War II
The Spanish State under General Franco was officially non-belligerent during World War II. This status was not recognised by international law but in practice implied practical neutrality. In fact, Fr...
Spain in World War II - Wikipedia
Spanish miracle
The Spanish miracle (Spanish: el milagro español) was the name given to a broadly based economic boom in Spain from 1959 to 1974. The international oil and stagflation crises of the 1970s ended th...
Spanish miracle - Wikipedia
Juan Carlos I of Spain
Juan Carlos I (/ˌhwɑːŋˈkɑrloʊs/, [xwaŋˈkaɾlos]; Juan Carlos Alfonso Víctor María de Borbón y Borbón-Dos Sicilias, born 5 January 1938) reigned as King of Spain from 1975 to 2014, when he abdicated in ...
Juan Carlos I of Spain - Wikipedia
Spanish King Juan Carlos to Abdicate
Spain's King Juan Carlos I, ailing and tainted by a family corruption scandal, announced Monday that he will abdicate in favor of Prince Felipe, handing his 46-year-old son the challenge of restoring ...
Anglo-Spanish War
Anglo-Spanish War may refer to:
Captaincy General of Puerto Rico
The Captaincy General of Puerto Rico (Spanish: Capitanía General de Puerto Rico) was an administrative district of the Spanish Empire, created in 1580 to provide better military management of the ...
Spanish missions in Baja California
The Spanish Missions in Baja California comprise a series of religious outposts established by Catholic religious orders, the Jesuits, the Franciscans and the Dominicans, between 1683 and 1834 to spre...
Spanish missions in Baja California - Wikipedia
Organization of Ibero-American States
The Organization of Ibero-American States (Portuguese: Organização dos Estados Ibero-americanos, Spanish: Organización de Estados Iberoamericanos, usually abbreviate...
Francoist Spain
Francoist Spain (also historically known as Nationalist Spain during the Spanish Civil War) refers to the period of Spanish history between 1939, when Francisco Franco took control of Spain f...
Francoist Spain - Wikipedia
Evacuation of children in the Spanish Civil War
As the Spanish Civil War proceeded on the Northern front (from 1937 onwards), the Spanish Republican authorities arranged the evacuation of children.
These Spanish War children were shipped to Bri...
Evacuation of children in the Spanish Civil War - Wikipedia
Spanish coup of July 1936
The Spanish coup of July 1936 fractured the Spanish Republican Armed Forces and marked the beginning of the Spanish Civil War. Following a period of troubles in the Second Spanish Republic, a group of...
Spanish coup of July 1936 - Wikipedia
White Terror (Spain)
In Spain, the White Terror (also known as la Represión Franquista, the “Francoist Repression”) was the series of acts of politically-motivated violence, rape, and other crimes committed by the Nationa...
White Terror (Spain) - Wikipedia
Casa de Contratación
The Casa de Contratación ([ˈkasa ðe kontɾataˈθjon], "House of Trade") was a government agency of the Spanish Empire, existing from the 16th to the 18th centuries, which attempted to control all Spanis...
Casa de Contratación - Wikipedia
Ancestry of Juan Carlos I of Spain
Juan Carlos reigned as the King of Spain from 1975 until his abdication in 2014. He was born in Rome on 5 January 1938, where his family was living in exile after proclamation of the Second Spanish Re...
Battle of Gibraltar
The Battle of Gibraltar can refer to several historical events:
Royal Audience of Manila
The Real Audiencia de Manila (English: Royal Audience of Manila) was the Real Audiencia of the Spanish East Indies, which included the modern-day Guam and the Philippines. Similar to Real Audienci...
Royal Audience of Manila - Wikipedia
Captaincy General of Venezuela
The Captaincy General of Venezuela (Spanish: Capitanía General de Venezuela) was an administrative district of colonial Spain, created in 1777 to provide more autonomy for the provinces of Venezue...
War of the League of Cognac
The War of the League of Cognac (1526–30) was fought between the Habsburg dominions of Charles V—primarily Spain and the Holy Roman Empire—and the League of Cognac, an alliance including France, Pope ...
War of the League of Cognac - Wikipedia
Spanish transition to democracy
The Spanish transition to democracy (Spanish: Transición Española) was when Spain moved from the dictatorship of Francisco Franco to a democracy in the form of a constitutional monarchy. The tra...
Spanish transition to democracy - Wikipedia
Royal Audiencia and Chancillería of Valladolid
The Royal Audiencia and Chancellería of Valladolid was a Spanish judicial institution set up in Valladolid in 1371, with jurisdiction over all of the territories of the Crown of Castile. It was the fi...
Royal Audiencia and Chancillería of Valladolid - Wikipedia
Crown of Aragon
The Crown of Aragon (/ˈærəɡən/; Aragonese: Corona d'Aragón, Catalan: Corona d'Aragó, Latin: Corona Aragonum, Spanish: Corona de Aragón) was a composite monarchy, also nowadays...
Crown of Aragon - Wikipedia
Red Terror (Spain)
The Red Terror in Spain (Spanish: Terror Rojo) is the name given by historians to various acts of violence committed from 1936 until the end of the Spanish Civil War "by sections of nearly all the...
Viceroyalty of New Spain
New Spain (Spanish: Nueva España) was a Spanish territory that came into existence in 1522, the year following 1521's Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire; the Viceroyalty of New Spain...
Viceroyalty of New Spain - Wikipedia
Royal Audiencia of Mexico
The Royal Audiencia of Mexico (Spanish: Real Audiencia de México) or high court was the highest tribunal of the Spanish crown in the Kingdom of New Spain (not to be confused with the Viceroyalty o...