Both William Shakespeare and Miguel de Cervantes died on the very same date: April 23, 1616. This amazing coincidence prompted UNESCO to declare April 23 the “World Book and Copyright Day”.
Today is April 23.
I have not prepared my second post about Josep Pla yet. By “post” I mean a proper post, full of pictures and information related to Mr. Josep Pla. But today is the “World Book and Copyright Day”, and I feel I have to publish urgently something about such a great writer as Josep Pla …
A little something, at least, like a photo and a pair of simple data. Here they are:
Josep Pla was born on 1897.
To be precise, he was born on March 8, 1897, in this house of Palafrugell:
Josep Pla died on 1981.
To be precise, he died on April 23, 1981.