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|1947 5 Jul
||Manuel Garcia Vasquez becomes a Bahá’í in Spain, the first new believer in the country.
||Manuel Garcia Vasquez
||The Regional Spiritual Assembly for the Iberian Peninsula is formed with its seat in Madrid, Spain. [BW13:274]
||The National Spiritual Assembly of Spain is formed. [BW13:283]
- For picture see BW13:281.
|1969 3 – 6 Apr
||The first European Youth Conference opens in Madrid, Spain. [BW15:329]
||The first Gypsy in Spain to become a Bahá’í, Maria Camacho Martinez, enrols in Sabadell.
||Maria Camacho Martinez
||Thirteen Romanies become Bahá’ís in northern Spain. [BINS186:7]
|1993 10 – 12 Apr
||The first Bahá'í Congress of Catalunya takes place in Barcelona. [BW92–3:146]
||Barcelona; Catalunya; Spain
|2001 23 - 25 Nov
||International Consultative Conference on School Education in relation with Freedom of Religion and Belief, Tolerance and Non-discrimination, a United Nations conference was held in Madrid, Spain. The Bahá'í International Community presented a statement, entitled Belief and Tolerance: Lights Amidst the Darkness. For the text of the document see BWNS141 or on the BIC Site.
||UN; statement; Belief and Tolerance: Lights Amidst the Darkness
|2009 24 – 25 Jan
||Regional Conferences held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, Sydney, Australia and Madrid, Spain. [BWNS690]
||Ulaanbaatar; Mongolia; Sydney; Australia; Madrid; Spain