This page lists historical and other events on May 6th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as festivals and a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.
1872 - Barcelona: The first issue of the satirical weekly L'Esquella de la Torratxa is published. It would continue until January 1939.
2000 - València: The first meeting of councillors of the Països Catalans is held.
1691 - Palma, Mallorca: Caterina Tarongí, Jewess burnt alive by the Inquisition (born 1646).
1969 - Sabadell: Francesc Casañas i Riera, Catalan rope manufacturer and photographer.