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February 6th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



This page lists historical and other events on February 6th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1521 - Mallorca: Joanot Colom and other Mallorcan leaders are imprisoned, which led to the start of the Revolt of the Germanies.

2005 - Todolella, els Ports: 18 people die in a hostal as a result of faulty butane gas heaters.

Births



Deaths

1253 - Nàpols: Berenguer de Castellbisbal, Dominican friar and Bishop of Girona.

1903 - Olot: Marià Vayreda, Catalan writer and painter (born 1853).

2012 - Barcelona: Antoni Tàpies, Catalan painter.

2014 - Barcelona: Tatiana Sisquella, Catalan journalist (born 1978).

Festivals and Commemorations





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