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  • Spain
    Saturday Apr 1, 1939

    Francisco Franco

    Victory was proclaimed

    Spain
    Saturday Apr 1, 1939

    Victory was proclaimed on 1 April 1939, when the last of the Republican forces surrendered. On the same day, Franco placed his sword upon the altar of a church and in a vow, promised that he would never again take up his sword unless Spain itself was threatened with invasion.




  • Spain
    Saturday Apr 1, 1939
    21 PM

    World War II

    Spanish Civil War ended

    Spain
    Saturday Apr 1, 1939
    21 PM

    The Nationalists won the Spanish Civil War in April 1939.




  • Spain
    Saturday Apr 1, 1939

    Spanish Civil War

    Franco proclaimed victory in a radio speech

    Spain
    Saturday Apr 1, 1939

    Franco proclaimed victory in a radio speech aired on 1 April, when the last of the Republican forces surrendered.




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