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1933 Spain 1977
Spanish general election, 1936
All 473 seats of the Congress of Deputies
February 16, 1936
First party
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Leader Manuel Azaña Manuel Portela Valladares
Party AR
Seats won 7

Incumbent President

Legislative elections were held in Spain on February 16, 1936. At stake were all 478 seats in the unicameral Cortes Generales. The winners of the 1936 elections were the Popular Front, a coalition of the PSOE, IR, ERC, UR, PCE, AC, ORGA and other parties.

e • d  Summary of the 16 February 1936 Congress of Deputies election results
Parties and alliances Votes % Seats
Popular Front (Frente Popular) 4,654,116 48.06 263
National Front (Frente Nacional) 4,503,505 46.50 156
Centre (Centro) 525,714 5.42 59
Total (turnout  %) 9,683,335 100.00% 478
Source: El País Online


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