Brazilian Days (056): February 25



Brazilian Days 056 

February 25

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DAY OF:


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BRAZILIAN HISTORY:


1551
Creation of the first (Bahian) diocese in Brazil


1888
Foundation of Instituto Pasteur in Rio de Janeiro, by Santa Casa


1889
Creation of Ministério do Interior, the Brazilian Ministry of Interior Affairs


1891
Election of Marshal Manuel Deodoro de Fonseca as president of Brazil


1896
Birth of Brazilian painter Alberto da Veiga Guignard

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1914
Creation of Escola de Guerra Naval (Naval War School) by Decreto nº 10.787


1945
Death of Brazilian writer Mário de Andrade (1893-1945)


1967
Creation of Ministério das Comunicações, the Brazilian Ministry of Communication


1967
Creation of Ministério dos Transportes, the Brazilian Ministry of Transport


1996
Death of writer Caio Fernando Abreu (1948-1996)


2002
Approval of the use of cell phone blockers in prisons, by Agência Nacional de Telecomunicações (Anatel: National Council for Telecommunication)


2003
American Calvin Parker sentenced to death, because of the murder of Brazilian Patrícia Ramos Gallego, in 2000.

By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015
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