THIS DAY IN 2013: JOE STRUMMER RECEIVES POSTHUMOUS HONOR IN SPAIN

This day in 2013: Joe Strummer receives posthumous honor in Spain

This day in 2013 – It was announced that Joe Strummer was to have a city square named after him in Spain following a Facebook campaign. More than 2,000 residents of Granada, where The Clash frontman became a frequent visitor, signed a petition calling for him to be honored. City hall officials agreed to the proposals and a square in the area was set to be renamed Plaza de Joe Strummer.

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