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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_heads_of_state_of_Spain

This is a list of Spanish Heads of State; that is, kings and presidents that governed the country of Spain in the modern sense of the word. The forerunners of the Spanish throne were the following: Kings of Asturias · Kings of Navarre · Kings of León · Kings of Galicia · Kings of Castile · Kings of Aragon. These lineages were ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spain

In 1895 and 1896 the Cuban War of Independence and the Philippine Revolution broke out and eventually the United States became involved. The Spanish– American War was fought in the spring of 1898 and resulted in Spain losing the last of its once vast ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Provinces_of_Spain

Historically, the provinces served mainly as transmission belts for policies enacted in Madrid, as Spain was a highly centralised state for most of its history. The importance of the provinces has declined since the adoption of the system of autonomous communities in the period of the Spanish transition to democracy.

www.cnn.com/2017/10/27/europe/catalonia-independence-spain/index.html

Oct 28, 2017 ... Spain dismissed Catalonia's president and Cabinet and dissolved its Parliament on Friday hours after lawmakers in the region voted to declare independence. ... Rajoy spoke hours after the Catalan Parliament voted by 70 to 10 to "form the Catalan Republic as an independent and sovereign state.".

www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-17941641

Spain's modern history is marked by the bitterly fought Spanish Civil War of 1936- 39, and the ensuing 36-year dictatorship of General Francisco Franco. After Franco's death in 1975, Spain made the transition to a democratic state and built a successful economy, with King Juan Carlos as head of state. The constitution of  ...

travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/legal/Judicial-Assistance-Country-Information/Spain.html

Nov 15, 2013 ... Judicial Assistance Country Information. Travel.State.Gov > Legal Resources > Judicial Assistance Country Information > Spain. A; B; C; D; E; F. G; H; I; J; K; L. M ; N; O; P; Q; R. S; T; U; V; W; X. Y; Z; All. Filter Countries. Afghanistan · Albania · Algeria · Andorra · Angola · Anguilla · Antarctica · Antigua and ...

www.newstatesman.com/europe/2012/01/spain-franco-spanish-party

Jan 5, 2012 ... The death of Francisco Franco on 20 November 1975 was a pivotal moment for Spain - the dictator had been in power since the 1930s. His successor was Prince Juan Carlos, who oversaw the transition to democracy. On 9 January 1976, Hitchens filed a report from Madrid. According to the laws of ...

www.britannica.com/topic/list-of-cities-and-towns-in-Spain-2041711

List of cities and towns in Spain: List of cities and towns in Spain, This is a list of cities in Spain organized alphabetically first by autonomous community and then by.

www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/oct/01/the-guardian-view-on-catalonias-referendum-the-spanish-state-has-lost

Oct 1, 2017 ... But if Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont was right to say that the Spanish state had “lost much more than what it had already lost”, his assertion that Catalonia had won is at best half true. Most Catalans wished both for a referendum and to remain in a united country. They have been ill-served by both the ...