Brazilian Days 020
Dia do Farmacêutico (ABIFARMA)
Dia do Museu de Arte Moderna do RJ
(Museum of Modern Arts, Rio de Janeiro)
Dia Municipal do Empregado da Saúde (CE)
Dia Municipal do Doador de Sangue (ES)
Dia Nacional do Fusca
Martin Soares Moreno started the construction of Forte de São Sebastião – Barra do Ceará
Invasion of Montevideo by the Brazilian Army
Brazilian Hymn, composed by Francisco Manuel da Silva, made official
Official inauguration of Porto (Harbor) do Rio de Janeiro
Arrival of Capuchin Franciscans in Curitiba (PR)
Creation of the Ministry of Aeronautics and the FAB (Força Aérea Brasileira, Brazilian Air Force)
Inauguration of TV Tupi Rio de Janeiro
Release of the movie ‘O Cangaceiro’
Marriage of Italian-born Brazilian industrialist Pignatari with princess Ira Von Furstenberg in Reno (NV, USA)
Rubens Paiva, whose mandate as Congressman was revoked, arrested in Rio de Janeiro.
Armed men, claimed to be members of the Brazilian Air Force, invaded his house. He then was reported missing. His body was never found.
First experimental Brazilian TV broadcast in color by TV Difusora de Porto Alegre.
Inauguration of Aeroporto Internacional do Galeão, Rio de Janeiro.
Death of soccer player Garrincha.
Creation of Estação Ecológica (Ecological Reserve) de Juréia-Itatins (SP), per Decreto Estadual nº 24.646.
Encounter of an ‘extraterrestrial creature’ in Varginha (MG).
According to various reports, the supposed biped was about 1.6 meters tall, with a very thin, brown-colored body and a large head with red eyes. It is reported that the Brazilian military intelligence had captured the creature.
Celso Daniel, mayor of the city of Santo André (SP), found dead.
Celso was kidnapped two day earlier, when he left a restaurant in São Paulo.
Brazilian model Mariana Bridi da Costa suffered amputation of hands and feet.
In December 2008, a urinary infection was diagnosed. She didn’t respond well to the medication, and as a result the infection spread over her body. She died on 24 January 2009.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015