July 17th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries


This page lists historical and other events on July 17th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.


1935 - Barcelona: Josep Sunyol i Garriga becomes President of FC Barcelona.


1881 - Inca: Antoni Torrandell i Jaume, composer.

1920 - Barcelona: Joan Antoni Samaranch i Torelló, President of the International Olympic Committee (1980-2001) and of the Diputació de Barcelona (1973-1977).

1959 - Barcelona: Salvador Brotons i Soler, Catalan composer and conductor.


Festivals and Commemorations

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