JUAN CARLOS, A DEMOCRATIC KING?

Events that shaped the countries of the Mediterranean

An episode from the series ECHOES OF HISTORY

Format: HD
Duration: 26 ’
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Available version: French
Rights: All Rights | Worldwide

Synopsis

When Franco died in 1975, in just three years Spain moved from a dictatorial regime to a constitutional and parliamentary monarchy, paving the way for a peaceful democratic future.

Was Juan Carlos, the designated heir, a puppet of history, an opportunist, or the true founder of Spain constitutional democracy?