Spain to exhume historic leader Francisco Franco's body
Franco Exhumation Inflames Spain’s Political Tensions
Generalissimo Francisco Franco Dies - 1975 | Today in History | 20 Nov 16
INTERVIEW WITH GENERAL FRANCO - SOUND
Francisco Franco Bahamonde was a Spanish general and politician who ruled over Spain as Head of State and dictator under the title Caudillo 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 or the Francoist dictatorship.