Dia da Luta Contra a Censura no Brasil (Battle against censorship in Brazil).
Dia Nacional do Turismo (Brazilian Tourism Day)
1572 Death of Mem de Sá (1500-1572), third governor-general of the Brazilian colony
1996 Members of the satiric rock band “Mamonas Assassinas” died in an airplane crash
1984 Inauguration of the Sambódromo – designed by Oscar Niemeyer – in Rio de Janeiro
1612 Baptism of the indigenous Poti (ca. 1600-1648), who received the name Antônio Felipe Camarão.
1630 Conquest of fortress São Jorge in Recife, by the Dutch
1814 Death of poet and priest Antônio Pereira de Sousa Caldas (1762-1814)
2007 Announcement of the discovery of light petroleum in the state of Espírito Santo, by Petrobrás
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015 .