February 14th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



This page lists historical and other events on February 14th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1352 - Mallorca: Pere III puts down a Moorish rebellion on the island.

1934 - Camp de Les Corts (Barcelona): The Catalan National Football Team play against Spain and beat them 2-nil.

2000 - La Baronia de Rialb (la Noguera): The Rialb Reservoir opens. This is the largest reservoir in Catalonia.

Births

1778 - Barcelona: Ferran Sor i Muntades, Catalan guitarist and composer (died 1839).

1872 - Centelles: Salvador Ribé i Garcia, Mayor of Sabadell during the Second Republic.

1921 - Barcelona: Antònia Abante i Vilalta, poet.

Deaths

1712 - Barcelona: Narcís Feliu de la Penya, Catalan lawyer, publicist and historian.

1996 - Madrid: Francisco Tomàs i Valiente, Valencian jurist, historian and writer; assassinated by the terrorist group ETA (born 1932).

2002 - Barcelona: Domènec Balmanya, Catalan footballer (born 1914).

2016 - Barcelona: Muriel Casals i Couturier, Catalan economist and politician, key person in the Catalan independence process (born 1945).

Festivals and Commemorations





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