Dia da Juventude Constitucionalista (Constitutionalist Youth).
Dia Nacional da Radiodifusão Livre e Comunitária (Free and Public Broadcast).
Dia Nacional de Defesa das Florestas Brasileiras (Protection of Brazilian Forests).
1984 Prix de la FIPRESCI (International Federation of Film Critics Prize) for the Brazilian movie “Memórias do Cárcere”, directed by Nelson Pereira dos Santos, at Cannes
1962 Golden Palm of Cannes for the Brazilian movie “O pagador de promessas”, directed by Anselmo Duarte.
1985 Fifteen prisoners died within three months in prisons in Belo Horizonte ( MG)
1535 Creation of Vila Velha (ES)
1865 Birth of Epitácio Pessoa, former president of Brazil (1919-1922).
1901 Light (electricity company) authorized to install electric illumination in various districts in São Paulo.
1989 Creation of Reserva Biológica (Biological Reserve) do Tinguá, per Federal Decree nº 97.780
2001 Creation of Parque Nacional (National Park) de Saint-Hilaire/Lange (PR)
2003 Brazilian diplomat Sérgio Vieira de Mello appointed as UN representative in Iraq.
2005 Polícia Militar removed barricades at the slums of Morro do Alemão