Friday, December 1, 2017

#WorldCup draw happy Restoration Day #Spain, also in the Group #Morocco and #Iran

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Dec 1st a Portuguese national holiday, the end of 60 yrs occupation by Spain The Portuguese Restoration War (Portuguese: Guerra da Restauração; Spanish: Guerra de Restauración portuguesa) was the name given by nineteenth-century 'romantic' historians to the war between Portugal and Spain that began with the Portuguese revolution of 1640 and ended with the Treaty of Lisbon in 1668. The revolution of 1640 ended the 60-year rule of Portugal by the Spanish Habsburgs.[