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June 7th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries


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This page lists historical and other events on June 7th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1640 - Barcelona: The revolt of the reapers against the Castilian troops, knowns as the Corpus de Sang or Corpus of Blood, begins (The Reapers' War).

1926 - Barcelona: A line 30 tram runs down the architect Antoni Gaudí on the corner of Gran Via and Bailèn. The injuries he suffered would result in his death three days later.

2005 - Barcelona: Ciutadans de Catalunya presents its foundational manifest "Per la constitució d'un nou partit polític a Catalunya".

2007 - PortAventura: The opening of Furius Baco.

Births

1861 - Sabadell, Vallès Occidental: Antoni Cusidó i Cañellas, textile manufacturer and councillor of Sabadell (died 1929).

1877 - Martorell, Baix Llobregat: Josep Palet i Bartomeu, Catalan tenor (died 1946).

1897 - Sabadell, Vallès Occidental: Ramon Jové i Brufau, metallurgist, trades unionist, one of the first victims of the Spanish Civil War (died 1936).

1933 - Sabadell, Vallès Occidental: Mirna Lacambra Domènech, Catalan soprano and music promoter.

1949 - Vilassar de Dalt, Maresme: Toti Soler, guitarist and singer.

1957 - Meliana, Horta Nord: Toni Mollà, Valencian writer and philologist.

Deaths

2010 - Xàbia, la Marina Alta: Josep Albi, Valencian poet, novelist and translator (born 1922).

Festivals and Commemorations



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