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April 3rd in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



This page lists historical and other events on April 3rd in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1938 - Lleida (el Segrià): The Francoists occupy the city.

2004 - Figueres (l'Alt Empordà): Lluís Llach and Pascal Comelade, perform together at Teatre Municipal El Jardí.

Births

1857 - Barcelona: Dolors Aleu i Riera, doctor, the first woman to gain a degree in medicine in the Spanish State and the second to gain a doctorate.

1890 - Barcelona: Manuel Carrasco i Formiguera, Catalan lawyer and politician, who was executed by order of Franco in 1938.

1964 - Oliva (la Safor) - Enric Morera, Valencian politician from BLOC.

Deaths

1924 - Perpinyà, Rosselló: Max Havart, Catalan composer of sardanas.

1929 - Sabadell: Antoni Cusidó i Cañellas, textile manufacturer and Sabadell municipal councillor.

1924 - València: Josep Martínez Aloy, Valencian historian and politician (born 1855).

1942 - Buenos Aires, Argentina: Irene Polo, Catalan journalist, publicist anf theatre representative (32 years old).

1997 - Palma: Maria Dolors Cortey de Ribot, Catalan writer

Festivals and Commemorations





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