April 11th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries


This page lists historical and other events on April 11th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.


1864 - Barcelona: Serafí Pitarra's L'esquella de la torratxa opens at the Teatre Odeon and becomes one of the first major succeses of theatre in Catalan.

1978 - València: The first session of the Consell del País Valencià is held after the Generalitat is restored.


1832 - València: Rafael Maria Liern i Cerach, Valencian playwright (died 1897).

1977 - Tarragona: Núria Solé, Catalan journalist.


1931 - Barcelona: Teresa Claramunt i Creus, Catalan anarcho-syndicalist leader (born 1862).

1945 - Barcelona: Alfons Sala i Argemí, industrial, Catalan lawyer and politician.

1977 - Figueres, Alt Empordà: Josep Pallach i Carolà, Catalan teacher and politician.

1993 - Montanejos, Alt Millars: Guillem Agulló i Salvador, a young left-wing pro-independence Valencian is knifed to death by a group of extreme right-wingers. Later, Pedro Cuevas, his alleged murderer stands for the 2007 Municipal Elections in Xiva under the banner of the neonazi Alianza Nacional party.

Festivals and Commemorations

Have Something To Say About This Topic?

Do you have a great information to add or an opinion to express about on this topic? Share it!

New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.