April 12th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



This page lists historical and other events on April 12th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1931 - Països Catalans: The left-wing republican wins the 1931 Spanish municipals elections in the the major towns.

Births

1872 - Barcelona: Francesca Bonnemaison, teacher and promoter of female education; creator of the Biblioteca Popular de la Dona in 1909

1933 - Barcelona: Montserrat Caballé, Catalan soprano.

Deaths

1949 - Perpignan, Rosselló: François Bassères, Catalan military doctor.

1964 - Barcelona, Barcelonès: Agustí Calvet i Pascual, alias "Gaziel", Catalan writer and journalist.

Festivals and Commemorations





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