Death of captain Baltazar de Aragão de Souza in a battle against French buccaneers.
Beckman Revolution in Maranhão
Introduction of the Second Constitution (Constituinte).
It was the first constitution of the Republic of the United States of Brazil.
Inauguration of Palácio do Catete, in Rio de Janeiro
New election law by Getúlio Vargas
The new law included secret voting, and voting rights for women.
Creation of Tribunal Superior Eleitoral (TSE)
The Supreme Electoral Court was installed on 20 May 1932.
Introduction of a National Tele-education Program.
It was called programa nacional de teleducação.
Big fire at Edifício Andraus, São Paulo, resulting in 16 deaths.
‘Diretas, Já!’ demonstration in Belo Horizonte.
More than 300 thousand people participated in this protest march for free and direct presidential elections.
Launch of the cornerstone of the Auditório do Parque Ibirapuera, São Paulo.
Wave of terror by members of Comando Vermelho (‘Red Command’) in Rio de Janeiro
Theft of art pieces of Picasso, Matisse, Monet and Dali, from Museu Chácara do Céu, Rio de Janeiro
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015