Encyclopedia > Lluis Companys

  Article Content

Lluis Companys

LluÝs Companys 1883-1940 - Catalan politician. Minister of the Navy of the Spanish Republic, and President of Catalan Generalitat in 1933. He exiled to France in 1939 after the Spanish Civil War. Was returned by German agents to Francoist Spain, and shot at Montju´c Castle (Barcelona) in 1940.



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Corrib

...   Contents Corrib A map of Lough Corrib taken from the Admiralty Chart made in 1846 Lough Corrib is a lake in the west of Ireland. A river by ...