This page lists historical and other events on February 22nd in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.
1957 - Barcelona: The first Assemblea Lliure d'Estudiants is held at the University of Barcelona. It is put down by the Francoist authorities with a number of students being arrested.
1726 - La Coruña, Galícia: Antoni de Villarroel, military defender of Barcelona during the siege of 1714 at the age of 69.
1927 - Sabadell: Francesc de Paula Bedós i Arnal, metge, Catalan writer and book lover.
1938 - Barcelona: Miquel Llobet i Solés, Catalan composer and guitarist at the age of 59.
1985 - Barcelona: Salvador Espriu, Catalan poet at the age of 71.