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Dia da Infância
(Infancy). There was already a Brazilian day of infancy on 24 August. However, many calendars mention 27 November as day of infancy, without a clear source. The International Day of the Child is on 21 March.
Dia do Técnico de Segurança no trabalho
(Occupational Safety and Health Worker). This profession is gaining popularity in Brazil, partly thanks to the growning number of rules and laws about occupational safety and health. Engineers, technicians and medical professionals take part in the Segurança do Trabalho service in the larger companies and services. The profession was established by law (7,410) of 27 November 1985.
Dia Nacional de Ação de Graças
(Brazilian Thanksgiving Day). Thanksgiving Day has been celebrated in the United States since 1620. As a gesture of thankfulness, especially to God, for the favors obtained during the year. Since 1941, this day is held on the fourth Thursday in November. In 1949, Brazilian President Gaspar Dutra introduced Thanksgiving Day in Brazil, as suggested by ambassador Joaquim Nabuco. In 1966, this law was modified by President Humberto Castelo Branco: the day was synchronized with the American Thanksgiving Day. The Brazilian Thanksgiving Day is mainly celebrated by families, churches and institutions with American roots.
AÇÃO DE GRAÇAS
|Vídeo Institucional | Dia Nacional de Ação de Graças 2013 | 2014
||Dia Nacional de Ação de Graças 1976 (completo)
Dia Nacional de Combate ao Câncer
(Combat against Cancer). In 1988, this day was established by the Brazilian Ministry of Health through document GM 707. On this day, the Brazilian Instituto Nacional do Câncer (INCA; National Cancer Institute) will publish the annaul report with actual numbers regarding the incidence and mortality of various cancer types in Brazil. Some years ago, INCA had launched a national campaign with the ten commandments of cancer prevention.
The ten commandments:
1. Quit smoking
2. Balanced food supply
3. Moderate alcohol consumption
4. Men between 50-70 should undergo regular checks regarding prostate cancer.
5. Men older than 45, with family member younger than 60 suffering from prostate cancer, should undergo regular checks.
6. Women older than 40 should undergo annual checks regarding breast cancer. Women between 50-69 should have a mammogram made every two years. Women, with family members suffering from breast cancer, should have a mammogram made annually, starting at age 35.
7.Women between 25-59 should undergo regular gynecological checks. In case of two subsequent positive results, these checks should be performed every to years.
8. Men and women older than 50 should have their feces checked annually.
9. Avoid direct sunlight as much as possible, use solar protection.
10. Take care of your dental health and visit the dentist regularly.
“evocar o importante significado histórico das entidades de combate ao câncer, de consagração aos inumeráveis e valiosos serviços prestados ao país e proporcionar importante mobilização popular quanto aos aspectos educativos e socia “evocar o importante significado histórico das entidades de combate ao câncer, de consagração aos inumeráveis e valiosos serviços prestados ao país e proporcionar importante mobilização popular quanto aos aspectos educativos e sociais na luta contra o câncer”.is na luta contra o câncer”. (GM707)
CANCER IN BRAZIL
|Combate ao Câncer – Brasil das Gerais – Parte 1
||Combate ao Câncer – Brasil das Gerais – Parte 2
|Combate ao Câncer – Brasil das Gerais – Parte 3
||Direitos e benefícios de pacientes com câncer – Repórter Brasil (manhã)
|Repórter Brasil (noite) – Campanha Novembro Verde alerta para câncer de próstata
||Campanha Outubro Rosa Zezé Motta 2012
|Dia Internacional de Combate ao Câncer Infantil – Repórter Brasil (manhã)
||Globo Repórter: Pau-brasil, um grande aliado na luta contra o câncer.
Gold medal for triple jump athlete Adhemar Ferreira da Silva at the Olympic Games in Melbourne.
During the Olympics in Melbourne (Australia), Adhemar (1927-2001) won gold for the second time in the triple jump discipline, with a winning distance of 16.35 meters. In 1952, in Helsinki (Finland), he won his first golden metal with a new Olympic record: 16.22 meters. Adhemar, nicknamed the ‘Brazilian kangaroo’ won three golden medals during the Pan American Games: in 1951 (Buenos Aires), 1955 (Mexico City, with a new world record (he jumped two world records in his career) of 16.56 meter), and in 1959 (Chicago). In 1959, Adhemar starred as an actor in the French movie “Black Orpheus”, which won an Oscar for the best foreign movie. Adhemar was athlete of São Paulo FC; therefore, he is honored with two golden stars on the club’s emblem.
ADHEMAR DA SILVA
|1956 – Adhemar da Silva 16.35 – Triple Jump – Melbourne Olympics
||Adhemar Ferreira da Silva – 1998
Death of writer Dinah Silveira de Queiroz
DINAH SILVEIRA DE QUEIROZ
|Dinah Silveira de Queiroz
||Homenagem a estilista da literatura brasileira Dinah Silveira de Queiroz [Chamada]
First demonstration for civil rights in São Paulo
|Diretas Já: Partidos de oposição organizam grande evento na Praça da Sé (1983)
|diretas já – resumo
||Arquivo Especial Diretas Já|
Aviation pioneer Santos-Dumont established a new speed record: a flight of 220 meters in 21 seconds.
Conclusion of the telegraph line between Rio de Janeiro and Amazônia.
The construction of the telegraph line, with a length of 997 km through the wilderness in the state of Mato Grosso, was organized by major Cândido Rondon.
Government troops quickly took control of a military revolt in Rio de Janeiro: Intentona Comunista.
|Nos 75 anos do Levante de 35, vídeo polemiza com “intentona”
||Comissão da Verdadeira História – Intentona Comunista
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