April 11th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



This page lists historical and other events on April 11th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1864 - Barcelona: Serafí Pitarra's L'esquella de la torratxa opens at the Teatre Odeon and becomes one of the first major succeses of theatre in Catalan.

1978 - València: The first session of the Consell del País Valencià is held after the Generalitat is restored.

Births

1832 - València: Rafael Maria Liern i Cerach, Valencian playwright (died 1897).

1977 - Tarragona: Núria Solé, Catalan journalist.

Deaths

1931 - Barcelona: Teresa Claramunt i Creus, Catalan anarcho-syndicalist leader (born 1862).

1945 - Barcelona: Alfons Sala i Argemí, industrial, Catalan lawyer and politician.

1977 - Figueres, Alt Empordà: Josep Pallach i Carolà, Catalan teacher and politician.

1993 - Montanejos, Alt Millars: Guillem Agulló i Salvador, a young left-wing pro-independence Valencian is knifed to death by a group of extreme right-wingers. Later, Pedro Cuevas, his alleged murderer stands for the 2007 Municipal Elections in Xiva under the banner of the neonazi Alianza Nacional party.

Festivals and Commemorations





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