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Pretty much all was said...but one thing: - Franco offered Hitler to invade Portugal for him, this was a way to make Hitler forget to invade the all peninsula...but Hitler did not accept. Hitler did have plans to invade Portugal and Spain later on but circunstances did not gather for it. As for Portugal, it foulled Hitler as much as it could, iron and ...
The only contemporaneous statements I can find about Franco's deathbed statements are that he asked forgiveness from his enemies. Given that, I'm inclined to believe it is probably made up. I have heard the joke before. My best guess is that it (in addition to the obvious) was a joke playing on how long he lingered before death. He'd had health problems bad ...
Seems unlikely as in the last phase of his life he went from operation to operation and was in a coma for the last three weeks. His family decided to take him off life support and he died. So he wasn't able to speak at all. Tyler Durden is right, this is a trivia question with no real historical relevance nor importance.
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