This page lists historical and other events on August 24th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.
1358 - Perpignan: Joan the Hunter, King of Aragon, València and Mallorca (died 1390)
1960 - València: César Cano Forrat, Valencian composer and conductor.
1936 - Manresa (Bages): Josep Maria Planes i Martí, Catalan journalist and playwright, one of the first people to do investigative journalism in Catalonia.
1960 - Sabadell (Vallès Occidental): Joan Montllor i Pujal, excursionist and writer.
August 24th is the Saints Day of Sant Bartomeu, which as it is summer, is an excuse for Festa Majors around Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries.
Around the Catalan-speaking Countries