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Spanish Civil War Trivia

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Last updated: April 26, 2018
First submittedApril 16, 2018
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Main promoter of the coup, "El Director"
Emilio Mola
Veteran general who died in the first days of the rebellion
José Sanjurjo
General who would end up leading the rebel side, "El Caudillo"
Francisco Franco
President of the Spanish Republic
Manuel Azaña
President of the Republican Government, 1936-1937
Francisco Largo Caballero
Successor of the above
Juan Negrín
CNT leader who died defending Madrid
Buenaventura Durruti
President of the Generalitat, 1934-1940
Lluís Companys
Basque Lehendakari during the war
José Antonio Aguirre
Fascist party that supported the rebel side
FET y de las JONS
Leader of the above, executed by the Republic, "el Ausente"
José Antonio Primo de Rivera
Trotskyist Party
POUM
Leader of the above, allegedly killed by stalinists
Andreu Nin
Name of the open battle between Republican factions in Barcelona
May Days
Communist female leader known for her speeches
Dolores Ibárruri
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Town massacred by Juan Yagüe
Badajoz
Town where Franco rescued rebels entrenched in the "Alcázar"
Toledo
Original capital of the Republic, unsuccessfully assaulted in November 1936 by the nationalists
Madrid
Second capital of the Republic and one of the last cities to fall
València
Third capital of the Republic, brutally bombed in March 1938
Barcelona
Basque village destroyed by the German Condor Legion
Gernika
Aragonese village that starts with 'B', site of a major battle that destroyed it in 1937
Belchite
Site of a Republican massacre near Madrid
Paracuellos de Jarama
Andalusian city whose capture gave place to the massive exode known as "La Desbandá"
Málaga
Only provincial capital taken by Republicans
Teruel
River where the longest and deadliest battle took place
Ebre
Last city to be taken by nationalists
Alacant
Capital city of the nationalists
Burgos
Territory where the "Alzamiento Nacional" began
Melilla
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Apr 21, 2018
maybe more time if there's a yellow box
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level 56
Apr 26, 2018
Sure! Changed it to 3:30 now.