Pau (Casals i Defilló) Casals

Pau (Casals i Defilló) Casals (1876 - 1973)

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Pau "Pablo" Casals formerly Casals i Defilló
Born in El Vendrell, Tarragona, Catalunya, Espanyamap
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Husband of — married 4 Apr 1914 (to 1928) in New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, USAmap
[children unknown]
Died in San Juan, Puerto Ricomap
Profile last modified 14 May 2019 | Created 4 Feb 2017
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Pablo Casals i Defilló was a cellist and conductor. He is generally regarded as the pre-eminent cellist of the first half of the 20th century, and one of the greatest cellists of all time.[1]

Pablo was born in 1876. He was the son of Charles Casals and Pilar De Fillo.[2]

Pablo Casals married Susan Scott Metcalfe April 4, 1914, in New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, USA.[2]

He passed away in 1973.[3] He was buried in Puerto Rico Memorial in Carolina, Puerto Rico.[4]


  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Pablo Casals," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, (accessed February 4, 2017).
  2. 2.0 2.1 "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2016), Pablo Casals and Susan Metcalfe, 02 Apr 1914; citing county clerk’s office, Westchester, New York, United States; FHL microfilm 1,287,197.
  3. "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 20 May 2014), Pablo Casals, Oct 1973; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  4. Find a Grave memorial for Pablo Casals Defilló

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Casals i Defilló-2 and Casals i Defilló-1 appear to represent the same person because: Same name and family - each person should have just one profile on WikiTree.
posted by Karen Lowe

Pau is 24 degrees from Donald Howard, 20 degrees from Julia Howe and 21 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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