August 21st in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries

This page lists historical and other events on August 21st in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans..


1256 - Prince Jaume (Jaume II) is recognised as heir to the throne of the Kingdom of Mallorca.


1739 - València: Mariano Salvador Maella Pérez, Valencian neoclassical painter (died 1819).


1826 - Puigcerdà, Bisbat d'Urgell: Francesc Piguillem i Verdacer, doctor and professor of medicine.

1876 - Caldas de Besaya, Cantàbria: Ildefons Cerdà i Sunyer, Catalan engineer, urban planner, jurist, economist and politician (born 1815).

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