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June 26th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries


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This page lists historical and other events on June 26th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1977 - Barcelona: First Gay Pride march organised by FAGC.

Births

1913 - Cebreros (Espanya): Joaquim Viola i Sauret, Catalan politician, shot by an EPOCA firing squad.

1927 - Carcaixent (la Ribera Alta): José Vidal-Beneyto, Valencian philosopher, sociologist and political scientist.

1928 - Molló (el Ripollès): Dolors Hubach i Vilarrodà, Catalan teacher.

Deaths

1971 - Barcelona: Joan Manén i Planas, virtuoso violinist and composer. (born 1883)

1990 - Barcelona: Manuel de Pedrolo, Catalan writer. (born 1918)

1992 - València: Joan Baptista Mengual i Llull, known as Isa Tròlec, Valencian writer (born 1945).

Festivals and Commemorations



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