Juan Carlos


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Juan Car·los

 (wän kär′ləs, -lōs, hwän) Born 1938.
King of Spain (1975-2014) who acceded to the throne on the death of Francisco Franco and helped restore parliamentary democracy. He abdicated in favor of his son Felipe (born 1968).

Juan Carlos

(Spanish xwan ˈkarlɔs)
n
(Biography) born 1938, king of Spain (1975–2014): nominated by Franco as the first king of the restored Spanish monarchy that was to follow his death
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Noun1.Juan Carlos - king of Spain since 1975 (born in 1938)
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