January 10th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries


This page lists historical and other events on January 10th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.



1859 - Alella, Province of Barcelona: Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, Catalan teacher and freethinker.

1913 - Eivissa, Illes Balears: Marià Villangómez Llobet, teacher, poet, playwright, prose writer and translator.

1940 - Bell-lloc d'Urgell, Pla d'Urgell: Joan Solà i Cortassa, Catalan linguist (died 2010).

1948 - Castelló de la Plana, Plana Alta: Guillermo Montesinos, Valancian actor.

1975 - La Seu d'Urgell, Alt Urgell: Mònica López i Moyano, TV3 meteorologist.


1983 - Barcelona: Alexandre Cirici i Pellicer,  Catalan art critic, writer, politician and teacher (born 1914).

2003 - Sant Just Desvern: Ramon Sabatés Massanell, Catalan illustrator of humourous comic strips (born 1915).

Festivals and Commemorations

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