Ribas Masana, Mariano

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Ribas Masana, Mariano Gender: M
born on 27 January 1927 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Igualada, Spain, 41n35, 1e38
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Castellanos
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 06°28' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 21°27 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 12°53'

Mariano Ribas Masana
photo: Rosa M. Masana, license gfdl


Spanish master work, builder of the chimney Almirall Bòbila of Terrassa, 1991 Guinness record as the industrial chimney with spiral staircase highest in the world.

He died on 7 July 1960, after falling off his motorcycle on his way to work. According to the testimony of his brother he got up, brushed off his clothes and said, "I have not done anything!" He then fell to the ground lifeless.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Spanish)

Source Notes

Castellanos quotes Spanish Wikipedia


  • Vocation : Building Trades : Construction work
  • Notable : Awards : Guinness Book of Records