This page lists historical and other events on March 5th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.
1916 - Palma, Mallorca: The football club Alfonso XIII, which would later become RCD Mallorca, is founded.
1872 - Barcelona, Barcelonès: Joaquim Malats i Miarons, Catalan pianist and composer (died 1912).
1894 - Barcelona: Josep Maria de Sagarra i de Castellarnau, prolific Catalan poet, novelist, playwright, journalist and translator. (died 1961).
1964 - Barcelona, Barcelonès: Jordi Galceran i Ferrer, playwright and writer.
1938 - Badalona, Barcelonès: Jordi Dauder i Guardiola, Catalan actor.
1943 - València, Horta de València: Manuel Ángel Conejero, Valencian English language philologist, actor and playwright.
1967 - Alacant, Alacantí: José Bordalás Jiménez, Valencian footballer and coach.
1745 - Morella: Carles Gassulla d'Ursino, Valencian jurist, politician, playwright and poet.
1965 - Barcelona: José María Ovies Morán, Asturian film and dubbing actor, known for his voice in Spanish of Groucho Marx in the film A Night At The Opera or of Christ in Marcelino pan y vino