On 20 November 1975, Spanish General Francisco Franco died in bed, signaling the unceremonious end of one of Europe’s longest dictatorships (1939-1975).
Written by Andrea Davis. Narration by Nicholas Breyfogle. A textural version of this video is available here.
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