Francisco Franco became a general in the civil war of the Spanish, this could have not happened without the help of the Nazi party, Germany, and Fascist Ital
During World War Two, Francisco Franco wrote a book called "Raza" which was later in more of the modern world turned into a movie. The book is about a family fighting bloodthirsty republicans which resembled his own family.
Francisco Franco secured his support due to the Catholic Church favoring him. He also combines fascist ad monarchist political parties and destroying all other political parties.
The divided Rebulicans who murdered their own share of political opponents couldn't beat the Nationalist led by Francisco Franco even with the help of the Soviet Union.
Many Republican fled from Spain but tribunals for republican killed thousands of people, Fransico himself admitted he has 26,000 political prisoners.
He stayed out of WWII but he did send 50,000 volunteers to fight alongside Germans on the Soviet Union.