This page lists historical and other events on February 27th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.
1670 - Arles, Vallespir: Els angelets de la terra take control of the town (Revolt of Vallespir).
1793 - València: The people of the city rebel against the French.
1863 - València: Joaquim Sorolla i Bastida, Valencian painter (died 1923).
1865 - Sabadell: Domenec Ceret i Vilà, Catalan actor and film director.
1641 - Barcelona: Pau Claris, politician and ecclesiast, President de la Generalitat de Catalunya.
1827 - Madrid, Espanya: Simón de Rojas Clemente y Rubio, Valencian botanist (49 years old).
1871 - Barcelona: beat Josep Tous i Soler, caputxin monk and founder of the Caputxines de la Mare del Diví Pastor.
1888 - València: Ciril Amorós i Pastor, Valencian lawyer and politician (born 1830).
1934 - Barcelona: Josep Llimona i Bruguera, sculptor, considered one of the best representatives of Catalan modernist sculpture.
1944 - Buenos Aires: Salvador Ribé i Garcia, mayor of Sabadell during the Republic.
1952 - Barcelona: Fructuós Gelabert i Badiella, director, screenwriter, cameraman and film producer.
2015 - Barcelona: Rosa Novell i Clausells, actress and director.
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