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July 12th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



This page lists historical and other events on July 12th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1713 - Catalunya: Valencian volunteers form two regiments to defend Barcelona.

2008 - Barcelona: Artur Mas is reelected General Secretary of Convergència Democràtica de Catalunya.

Births

1751 - Barcelona: Francesc Salvà i Campillo, Catalan doctor, physicist and meteorologist.

Deaths

1431 - Barcelona: Felip de Malla, 17th President of the Generalitat of Catalonia, Canon Dean of Huesca, Chaplain of the Diocese of Elna and Archdeacon of the Diocese of  Barcelona.

1959 - Barcelona (Barcelonès): Carles Riba i Bracons, Catalan writer and humanist.

Festivals and Commemorations





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