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December 27th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries


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

Events

1794 - Figueres (l'Alt Empordà): French troops occupy the city.

1933 - Barcelona: Massive funeral for President of the Generalitat, Francesc Macià.

1985 - The City of Barcelona officially makes its bid to organise the 1992 Olympic Games.

Births

1350 - Perpignan, el Rosselló: Joan I the Hunter, King of the Crown of Aragon (died 1396).

1806 - Ramon Cabrera i Grinyó, Carlist military leader.

1859 - Vicent March, Valencian painter.

1922 - Ramon Trias Fargas, Catalan economist and politician.

1943 - Barcelona: Joan Manuel Serrat, Catalan singer-songwriter.

Deaths

1923 - Barcelona: Lluís Domènech i Montaner, Catalan architect, politician and historian (born 1850).

Festivals and Commemorations


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