April 7th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries

This page lists historical and other events on April 7th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.



1261 - València: Jaume I swears Els Furs before the first Valencian foral Corts.

1986 - Barcelona: La Crida paint a US Navy Ship pink.


1886 - La Granadella, les Garrigues: Emili Pujol i Villarrubí, Catalan musician (born 1980).

1890 - Sabadell: Joan Morral i Pelegrí, councillor on the Ajuntament de Sabadell and a federal republican.

1895 - Vilanova i la Geltrú: Eduard Toldrà i Soler, violinist and conductor.

1920 - Argelers, Rosselló: Jordi Barre, Nord-Catalan singer-songwriter.

1955 - Barcelona: Tortell Poltrona, Catalan clown.


1899 - Barcelona: Joaquim Rubió i Ors, Catalan writer and president of the Acadèmia de Bones Lletres de Barcelona, also known as lo Gayter del Llobregat.

1975 - Barcelona: Joan Gual i Torras, baritone (born 1918).

2005 - Castelló de la Plana: Josep Sánchez Adell, Valencian historian and conductor. (born 1923).

2014 - Barcelona: Josep Maria Subirachs i Sitjar, sculptor, painter, engraver, set designer and art critic. (born 1927)

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