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June 22nd in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



This page lists historical and other events on June 22nd in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1343 - Palma (Mallorca): Pere III the Ceremonious is proclaimed King of Mallorca, and so the territories of the Kingdom of Mallorca are reincorporated into Crown of Aragon.

1976 - Barcelona: Rally at the Palau Blaugrana with the slogan "Guanyem la Llibertat". The constituent process of PSC-C begins. The first authorised democratic meeting  since the end of the Spanish Civil War.

Births

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

1916 - Barcelona: Joan Baptista Cendrós i Carbonell, Catalan businessman, benefactor and cultural promoter (died 1986).

1925 - Benassal, Alt Maestrat: Sofia Salvador i Monferrer, writer and teacher (died 1995).

1926 - Barcelona: Marta Mata, pedagoga i diputada socialista al Parlament, les Corts Espanyoles i el Senat (died 2006).

1945 - Barcelona: Pere Gimferrer, poet, translator and literary critic.

Deaths

1923 - Barcelona: Cèsar August Torras i Ferreri, Catalan mountaineer and promoter of excursionism. (born 1852).

1954 - València: Estanislao Marco, Valencian composer and guitarist (born 1873).

Festivals and Commemorations





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