June 9th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries

This page lists historical and other events on June 9th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.


1359 - Barcelona: The naval battle of Barcelona in which the bombard cannon was used by the Catalan navy for the first time.

1462 - Catalonia: The civil war between Joan II and the Diputació del General de Catalunya begins.


1930 - Barcelona: Jordi Pujol i Soley, Catalan politician, president of the Generalitat de Catalunya between 1980 and 2003.

1933 - Barcelona: Montserrat Gudiol i Corominas, Catalan painter (died 2015).


Festivals and Commemorations

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