Dia do Cumpra-se
(Disobedience against the decrees from Portugal in 1821)
Dia Internacional da Língua Materna
(International Mother Language Day)
Dia Nacional do Naturismo
Arrival of governor-General Mem de Sá in Guanabara (Rio de Janeiro).
The Portuguese arrived there in order to attack the Coligny fortress.
Death of Estácio de Sá (1520-1567), founder of Rio de Janeiro.
Birth of musician Francisco Manuel da Silva
Francisco is the composer of the Brazilian hymn.
Constitutionalist revolt in Bahia
First masquerade ball held in a theater, in Rio de Janeiro
Birth of writer, politician, and scientist Coelho Neto (1864-1934)
Lampião’s gang defeated the Paraíba state troops.
Conquest of Monte Cassino by the Brazilian Expedition Force (FEB).
Creation of Universidade do Tocantins (UNITINS), per decree 252
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015