March 30th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries

This page lists historical and other events on March 30th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.


1282 - Palermo, Sicíly: Sicilian Vespers.

1930 - Badalona: The basketball club Penya Spirit of Badalona, "La Penya", is founded.

1939 - Alicante: The Francoist enter the city.


1885 - Villena, Alt Vinalopó: Quintín Esquembre Sáez, Valencian composer, guitarist and cellist (died 1965).

1915 - l'Hospitalet de Llobregat (Baix Llobregat): Francesc Sabaté Llopart, Quico Sabaté aka El Quico, Catalan maqui.


2008 - Barcelona (Barcelonès): Salvador Escamilla i Gómez, Catalan radio presenter, singer and actor.

2014 - Girona: Modest Prats i Domingo, Catalan philologist and theologian.

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