November 1st in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries





This page lists historical and other events on November 1st in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.


Events

1995 - Vilafranca del Penedès (Catalonia): Els Castellers de Vilafranca build a 4 de 9 amb folre i l'agulla for the first time in Casteller history.
   
1999 - Vilafranca del Penedès (Catalonia): Els Castellers de Vilafranca build a 2 de 8 sense folre for the first time in the 20th century.
   
2002 - Vilafranca del Penedès (Catalonia): Els Castellers de Vilafranca attempt a pilar de 9 amb folre, manilles i puntals for the first time in Casteller history.
   
2003 - Madrid: Spanish Royal Household makes Prince Felipe's engagement to journalist Letizia Ortiz official.
   
2008 - The process of replacing the Spanish Cuerpo Nacional de Policia and Catalan Guardia Civil by the Mossos d'Esquadra is completed.
   
2010 - Vilafranca del Penedès (Catalonia): Els Castellers de Vilafranca build a 2 de 8 sense folre for the first time in Casteller history.
   
2010 - Vilafranca del Penedès (Catalonia): Els Castellers de Sants build 4 de 9 amb folre for the first time.


Births

1923 - Barcelona: Victòria dels Àngels, Catalan soprano.
   
1940 - Algaida, Mallorca: Gabriel Janer Manila, Mallorcan writer.

Deaths

1989 - Sabadell: Maria Vinyes i Mayola, Catalan teacher.

Festivals and Commemorations

November 1st is La Diada de Tots Sants - All Saints' Day

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Barcelona Province

International Jazz Festival of BarcelonaLizz Wright - L'Auditori Sala 2

Saló de Manga de Barcelona - Barcelona Manga Fair - October 29th to November 1st - Fira de Barcelona Montjuïc

Around Catalonia

Fires de Sant Narcís - Girona -Thursday October 28th to Sunday November 6th 2016




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