Francisco Franco

(Francisco Franco Bahamonde)

Francisco Franco
Francisco Franco
  • Born: December 4, 1892
  • Died: November 20, 1975
  • Nationality: Spanish
  • Profession: Leader









Francisco Franco Bahamonde was a Spanish general who ruled over Spain as a military dictator from 1939, after the nationalist victory in the Spanish Civil War, until his death in 1975. This period in Spanish history is commonly known as Francoist Spain.

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A totalitarian state will harmonize in Spain the operation of all the capabilities and energy in the country Miscellaneous ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships
At last I have won the Spanish war. Foreign Aid
Country, Religion, Family! Slogans & Mottoes
For the good of Spain, I should like there to be rather fewer rich people and rather fewer poor. Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
Freemasonry, with all its international influence, is the organization principally responsible for the political ruin of Spain Discrimination & Prejudice
I am appointed by God to save my country. Miscellaneous ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships
I am responsible only to God and history. History ;Religion & God ;Miscellaneous ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships
I would like to thank you, dear Fuehrer, once again for the offer of solidarity. I reply with the assurance of my unchangeable and sincere adherence to you personally, to the German people, and to the cause for which you fight. I hope, in defense of this cause, to be able to renew the old bonds of comradeship between our armies. Foreign Policy, World & International Affairs ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships
In Spain you are a Catholic or you are nothing. States. Nations & Nationhood ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships
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One Fatherland. One State. One Caudillo [Supreme Leader]! Slogans & Mottoes ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships
Strikes are a crime ... the law of jungles and primitive societies. Labor Unions, Labor Relations & Strikes
The struggle between good and evil never ends no matter how great the victory. Anti-Spain was routed, but it is not dead. War & Peace
We are against political parties and we have none. Political Parties & Machines ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships
We are for liberty, but liberty with order, the kind of liberty which will not threaten the basic principles of our nation, nor threaten its faith and unity. Freedom & Liberty
We do not believe in government through the voting booth. The Spanish national will was never freely expressed through the ballot box. Voters, Voting & Elections ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships
What the German nation has already achieved in its struggle for liberation constitutes a model which we shall always keep before us. States. Nations & Nationhood ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships
You have placed fame in my hands and I assure you my hands will not tremble. Miscellaneous
There will be no communism.

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