Joan Martí i Alanis

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His Excellency
Joan Martí Alanis
Archbishop ad personam, Bishop of Urgell, Co-Prince of Andorra
Church Roman Catholic Church
See La Seu d'Urgell
In office 1971 — 2003
Predecessor Ramón Iglesias Navarri
Successor Joan Enric Vives Sicilia
Orders
Ordination 17 June 1951
Personal details
Born (1928-11-29)29 November 1928
Milá, Alt Camp, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain
Died 11 October 2009(2009-10-11) (aged 80)
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Joan Martí i Alanis[1] (29 November 1928 - 11 October 2009) was a former Bishop of Urgell and hence former co-Prince of Andorra.[2] He was Bishop of Urgell from 1971 to 2003. He was a co-signatory, along with François Mitterrand, of Andorra's new constitution in 1993.

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Ramon Malla Call
as Apostolic Administrator
Bishop of Urgell
1971–2003
Succeeded by
Joan Enric Vives Sicília
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Ramon Malla Call
as acting Co-Prince
Co-Prince of Andorra
1971–2003
with Georges Pompidou (1971-1974)
Valéry Giscard d'Estaing (1974-1981)
François Mitterrand (1981-1995)
Jacques Chirac (1995-2003)
Succeeded by
Joan Enric Vives Sicília