This page lists historical and other events on January 27th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.
1994 - 24-hour general strike against social cuts and la imposition of the labour reform by the socialist government.
2005 - Barcelona Province: One of the tunnels of the extension of Line 5 of Barcelona Metro in the Carmel neighbourhood collapses. A large 35-metre deep whole appears, a garage collapses, more than a thousand people have to be rehoused and another building needs to be demolished. There are no mortal victims.
1808 - Vilanova i la Geltrú, Garraf: Manuel de Cabanyes i Ballester, Pre-Romantic poet in the Spanish language.
1884 - Sabadell, Vallès Occidental: Cebrià Cabané i Bril, Catalan pianist and music teacher.
1966 - l'Escala, Alt Empordà: Caterina Albert, known by the nom de plume Víctor Català, Catalan writer (born 1869).
1980 - Palma, Mallorca: Llorenç Villalonga, writer in Catalan (born 1897).
2016 - Sant Feliu de Guíxols, Baix Empordà: Carles Hac Mor, Catalan writer (born 1940).