November 8th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries

This page lists historical and other events on November 8th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.



1908 - Barcelona: Agustí Bartra, poet, essayist and university professor.

1930 - Vilanova i la Geltrú: Joaquim Budesca, Catalan illustrator, painter and designer català.


1957 - Santiago de Chile: Francesc Trabal i Benessat, writer and journalist.

1982 - València: Manuel Sánchez Ayuso, Valencian economist and politician, Conseller de Sanitat (1978-1979) of the Consell del País Valencià (born 1941)

Festivals and Commemorations

International Jazz Festival of Barcelona - Asaf Avidan - L'Auditori

Festes de la Verneda-Sant Martí - Friday 4th to Sunday 20th October 2016

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