February 12th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



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

Events

1462 - Calaf (l'Anoia): The Remences revolt against the authorities, which means the start of the War of the Remences

1939 - Xàtiva: Bombing of the station of Xàtiva by the fascist Italian airforce, which caused 129 dead.

1987 - Sa Dragonera, Mallorca: The urbanisation plan for the island is stopped judicially.

2004 - Parc Natural del Cadí-Moixeró: The first wild wolf in 70 years is detected in the Principality. He had strayed from the Italian Apennine Mountains.

Births

1843 - València: Eduard Boscà i Casanovas, Valencian doctor and naturalist (died 1924).

1876 - Esparreguera, Província de Barcelona: Amadeu Cuscó i Panadès, Catalan musician (died 1942).

1940 - Barcelona: Robert Saladrigas i Riera, Catalan writer and journalist.

1980 - Ontinyent, Vall d'Albaida: Juan Carlos Ferrero, Valencian tennist.

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