Catalan Revolt
The Catalan Revolt (Catalan: Guerra dels Segadors, [ˈɡɛrə ðəɫs səɣəˈðos], [ˈɡɛrɛ ðeɫs seɣaˈðos]; meaning in English "Reapers' War") affected a large part of the Principality of Catalonia between t...
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Revolt of the Brotherhoods
The Revolt of the Brotherhoods (Catalan: Revolta de les Germanies, Spanish: Rebelión de las Germanías) was a revolt by artisan guilds (Germanies) against the government of King Charles I in t...
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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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Morisco rebellions in Granada
In southern Spain, following the conquest of Granada city in 1492 by the "Catholic Monarchs" - Ferdinand of Aragon and Isabel of Castile - the Moorish inhabitants of the city and province twice revolt...
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Spanish Revolution
The Spanish Revolution was a workers' social revolution that began during the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War in 1936 and resulted in the widespread implementation of anarchist and more broadly libe...
Siege of Alcira
The Battle of Alcira took place in 1521, as viceroy Diego Hurtado de Mendoza, 1st Count of Melito attempted to subjugate Alcira and end the Revolt of the Brotherhoods.In this battle, Alcira was suppor...
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Mieres Uprising
The Mieres Uprising ((Catalan):Alçament de Mieres) was a peasant revolt which occurred on 22 September 1484 in the valley of Mieres (Garrotxa). It was led by Pere Joan Sala, and precipitated by the a...
Spanish Civil War chronology 1936
The Spanish Civil War (1936–1939) broke out with a military uprising in Morocco on July 17, triggered by events in Madrid. Within days, Spain was divided in two: a "Republican" or "Loyalist" Spain con...
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...
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Corpus de Sang
The Corpus de Sang ([ˈkɔrpuz ðə ˈsaŋ], "Corpus of Blood") was a riot which took place in Barcelona on 7 June 1640, during Corpus Christi, which marked a turning point in the development of the Reapers...
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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...
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Glorious Revolution (Spain)
The Glorious Revolution (Spanish: La Gloriosa) took place in Spain in 1868, resulting in the deposition of Queen Isabella II. Leaders of the revolution eventually recruited an Italian prince, Amad...
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Spanish Civil War chronology 1937
In 1937, the Nationalists, under the leadership of Francisco Franco began to establish their dominance. An important element of support was their greater access to foreign aid, with their German and I...
Revolutionary Catalonia
Revolutionary Catalonia (July 21, 1936 – 1939) was the part of Catalonia (a region in northeast Spain) controlled by the anarchist and socialist trade unions, parties, and militias during the Spanish ...
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Abertzale
Abertzale ([aberts̻ale]) in the Basque language means "patriot", and it is mainly used to mean "Basque nationalist". It comes from the fusion of aberri(a) ("fatherland", a neologism created by Sabino ...
Asturian miners' strike of 1934
The Asturian miners' strike of 1934 was a major strike action, against the entry of the Spanish Confederation of the Autonomous Right (CEDA) into the Spanish government on October 6, which took place...
Battle of Almenara (1521)
The Battle of Almenara was fought between the Agermanados (northern front) and the troops of Viceroy Diego Hurtado de Mendoza, on 18 July 1521, at Almenara (La Plana).The Battle of Almenara was the se...
Germaine of Foix
Germaine of Foix (1488 – 18 October 1538) was queen consort of Aragon as the second wife of Ferdinand II of Aragon, whom he married in 1505 after the death of his first wife, Isabella I of Castil...
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Revolt of the Comuneros
The Revolt of the Comuneros (Spanish: Guerra de las Comunidades de Castilla, "War of the Communities of Castile") was an uprising by citizens of Castile against the rule of Charles V and his admin...
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Battle of Oriola (1521)
The Battle of Oriola was an armed conflict fought between the troops of the Germanías (artisan guilds) and those of Pedro Fajardo y Chacón, Marqués de los Vélez, on 30 August 1521 in Oriola (Orihuela)...
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Military history of the Revolt of the Comuneros
Military conflict in the Revolt of the Comuneros (Spanish: Guerra de las Comunidades de Castilla) spanned from 1520 to 1521. The Revolt began with mobs of urban workers attacking government offic...
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Revolt of the Barretinas
The Revolt of the Barretines (Catalan: Revolta de les Barretines; [rəˈβɔɫtə ðəɫz βərəˈtinəs], [reˈβɔɫtɛ ðeɫz βareˈtinɛs]) also known as the Revolt of the Gorretes, was a Catalan rebellion fought a...
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Els Segadors
Els Segadors ([əɫs səɣəˈðos], [eɫs seɣaˈðos]; "The Reapers") is the official national anthem of Catalonia (nationality and autonomous community of Spain).
Though the original song dates in the ora...
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Brotherhoods of Mallorca
The Brotherhoods of Mallorca (Catalan: Germanies de Mallorca) was a revolt against the urban middle-class and the high nobility, in part influenced by the Revolt of the Brotherhoods in the Kingdom of ...
Irmandiño
The Irmandiño Wars were two revolts that took place in 15th-century Kingdom of Galicia against attempts by the regional nobility to maintain their rights over the peasantry and the bourgeoisie. The re...
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Second Brotherhood
The Second Brotherhood (Catalan: Segona Germania) was an uprising in the central regions of the Kingdom of Valencia of Habsburg Spain in 1693. The protesters named themselves agermanats after the...