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June 10th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



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

Events

1363 - València resists the siege that Pedro the Cruel of Castella had begun on 21st May.

1936 - Mallorca: The publication of the Resposta als catalans or Reply to the Catalans (responding to the Missatge als mallorquins or Message to the Mallorcans of May the same year), signed by 150 Mallorcan intellectuals and professionals.

1975 - Barcelona: The Fundació Joan Miró opens.

Births

1991 - Granollers, Vallès Oriental: Pol Espargaró i Villà, Catalan motorbike rider.

Deaths

1988 - Barcelona: Josep Tarradellas i Joan, 125th President of the Generalitat of Catalonia.

1902 - Vil·la Joana, Vallvidrera, província de Barcelona: Jacint Verdaguer, Catalan priest and the greatest poet of La Renaixença.

1926 - Barcelona: Antoni Gaudí, Catalan architect, three days after being run down by a tram.

2008 - Tiana, Maresme: Teodor Garriga i Osca, Catalan journalist, President of Ràdio Associació de Catalunya.

Festivals and Commemorations





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