This page lists historical and other events on April 9th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.
1888 - Lleida (el Segrià): Pius Font i Quer, Catalan botanist, pharmacist and chemist (died 1964).
1916 - Barcelona: Juan-Eduardo Cirlot Laporta, Catalan poet, art critic, hermeneutic, mithologist and musician (died 1973).
1916 - Badalona: Joan Forns i Jordana, better known as Li-Chang, Catalan illusionist (died 1998).
1929 - Banyoles: Pere Verdaguer i Juanola, writer (died 2017).
1962 - Barcelona: Isabel Coixet, film director and screenwriter.
1818 - Alella, Maresme: Agustí Canelles i Carreres, Catalan astronomer and mathematician (born 1765).
1938 - Burgos (Castella i Lleó): Manuel Carrasco i Formiguera, Catalan politician, murdered by Francoists.
2015 - Barcelona: Xavier Vinader, Catalan journalist (born 1047).