Juan Prim Quotes

If it was not easy to make a king, it will be even more difficult to make a republic in a country where there are no republicans.

General Prim was commenting on the shift in popular support in Spain from a monarchy to a republic.

Juan Prim, 1814-1870, Spanish general and statesman, Quoted in Williams, The Story of Spain

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Juan Prim
Juan Prim
  • Born: December 12, 1814
  • Died: December 30, 1870
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Juan Prim y Prats, 1st Marquis of Los Castillejos, 1st Count of Reus, 1st Viscount of El Bruch, Grandee of Spain, was a Spanish general and statesman who was briefly Prime Minister of Spain until his assassination.

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