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Spain

Name Locale Remarks Date
Dwight D. Eisenhower Madrid Met with Generalissimo Franco. December 21–22, 1959
Richard M. Nixon Madrid State visit; met with Generalissimo Franco. October 2–3, 1970
Gerald R. Ford Madrid Met with Generalissimo Franco. Received keys to city from Mayor of Madrid. May 31–June 1, 1975
Jimmy Carter Madrid Official visit; met with King Juan Carlos I and Prime Minister Suarez. June 25–26, 1980
Ronald Reagan Madrid State visit; met with King Juan Carlos I and President Gonzalez. May 6–4, 1985
George H. W. Bush Madrid Met with Prime Minister Gonzalez, Soviet President Gorbachev and attended the opening session of the Middle East Peace Conference. October 29–30, 1991
William J. Clinton Madrid Attended European Union Summit Meeting. December 2–3, 1995
William J. Clinton Palma de Majorca, Madrid, Granada Vacationed with King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sophia and attended a NATO Summit Meeting in Madrid. July 4–10, 1997
George W. Bush Madrid Met with King Juan Carlos I and President Aznar. June 12–13, 2001