Dia do Zelador
Start of the Dutch occupation in Brazil
Inauguration of local telephone service in Fortaleza (CE)
Federalist rebels beat the defenders of the city of Lapa (RR) after 26 days of fighting.
Death of scientist and physician Oswaldo Gonçalves Cruz (1872-1917).
Recognition of União Nacional dos Estudantes (UNE: Brazilian Student Union) by President Vargas.
Mutiny of soldiers in Jacareacanga
The rebellion ended with the imprisonment of major Velloso on 29 February.
Emerson Fittipaldi won first Brazilian GP Formula One, which was organized at Interlagos (SP).
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015