Fandom

Liberapedia

Francisco Franco

3,136pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Comments0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Francisco Franco

Francisco Franco was the dictator of Spain from 1939 to 1975. He led a fascist movement known as Falangism. He killed hundreds of thousands of people during his rule. The number of victims of Franco during the Spanish Civil War ranges from 500,000 to two million. Military historian Antony Beevor states more than 100,000 non-combatants and surrendered troops were murdered by Franco supporters during the civil war. [1] Thousands of anarchists were killed during his regime as well as others who disagreed with Fascism, the anarchist movement in Catalonia was brutally suppressed. Under Franco

  • criticism of the government was considered treason[2]
  • all political parties were banned[3]
  • the education system was controlled by the church[4]
  • artists and intellectuals were exiled[5]
  • trade unions were destroyed[6]

He died in 1975 and the repressive regime ended, and marked the beginning of the Spanish transition to democracy.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki