1941 - Born January 13, the 127th President of Generalitat de Catalunya (the government of the Spanish Autonomous Region of Catalonia).
1957-1964 - Studied Law and Economics at the University of Barcelona.
1973 - Taught urban economics and international economics as an assistant lecturer.
1979 - He joined the Partit dels Socialistes de Catalunya (Socialist Party of Catalonia).
1982-1997 - He ran his country's bid to the Olympics and was also the mayor of Barcelona during these years.
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