July 27th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries



This page lists historical and other events on July 27th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

Events

1710 - Almenar, Segrià: The allied troops defeat the Borbon army, which is forced to flee from the Principality (War of the Spanish Succession).

Births

1867 - Lleida, Province of Lleida: Enric Granados i Campiña, Catalan composer and pianist.

1936 - Barcelona: Josep Termes Ardèvol, Catalan historian (died 2011).

Deaths

1276 - València: Jaume I, King of València, Mallorca and Aragon, and Count of Barcelona.

1936 - Sabadell, Vallès Occidental: Àngel Rodamilans i Canals, Catalan priest, Benedictine monk, composer and organist.

1944 - Angeac-Charente, France: Joan Bartomeu i Valls, Catalan weavers' foreman, víctim of the Nazis.

Festivals and Commemorations





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