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Lluís Companys
Birth: Jun. 21, 1882
Death: Oct. 15, 1940

Lluís Companys i Jover (Tarrós 21-06-1882, Barcelona 15-10-1940). Catalan Politician and leader of Esquerra Republicana de Catalunya. He served as minister of Navy of the Sapnish Republic and President of the Catalan Parliament. In 1933 he became President of the Generalitat de Catalunya, the Catalan Government. He was the Catalan President during the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939). After the War he exiled to France in 1939. In September 1940 he was arrested and extradited to Spain by German Agents. He was put to death in compliance with a legal sentence at Montjuïc Castle (Barcelona). (bio by: Algernon Moncrieff) 
 
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Cementiri de Montjuïc
Barcelona
Cataluna, Spain
 
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Originally Created by: Algernon Moncrieff
Record added: Mar 19, 2005
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Lluís Companys
Added by: Algernon Moncrieff
 
Lluís Companys
Added by: Algernon Moncrieff
 
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Ja queda poc, president. Serem una Catalunya lliure.
- Adeline.
 Added: Jan. 13, 2014
Mai no t'oblidarem!
- Anna Guitart
 Added: Oct. 29, 2011

-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 25, 2011
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