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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.




  • Albania
    Wednesday Apr 12, 1939

    World War II

    Italy conquered Albania

    Albania
    Wednesday Apr 12, 1939

    Italy conquered Albania in April 1939.




  • Zaoyang, Xiangyang, Hubei, China
    Thursday Apr 20, 1939

    Second Sino-Japanese War

    The Battle of Suixian–Zaoyang

    Zaoyang, Xiangyang, Hubei, China
    Thursday Apr 20, 1939

    From the beginning of 1939, the war entered a new phase with the unprecedented defeat of the Japanese at Battle of Suixian–Zaoyang, then 1st Battle of Changsha, Battle of South Guangxi and Battle of Zaoyi.




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