Dia da Abreugrafia (Mass miniature radiography).
Although many calendars show Dia da Abreugrafia on 2 January, the official day is on 4 January.
Brazil and Argentina started the war about Cisplatina, by conquering Banda Oriental, future Uruguay.
Birth of Urbano Duarte (1855-1902), Brazilian military, journalist, columnist, comedian, and dramatist.
He was one of the co-founders of the Brazilian Letter Academy.
Foundation of the Federação Espírita Brasileira, The Brazilian Spiritualism Federation.
Death of Emílio Luis Mallet (Brazilian marshal, born in France)
Fire destroyed Mercado Modelo of Derby (Recife)
Creation of Cruzeiro Esporte Clube, Belo Horizonte
The Fernando de Noronha archipelago, in the Atlantic Ocean, declared as a Military Zone.
Ulysses Guimarães, chairman of PMDB, elected as chairman of the committee that would prepare the new Brazilian constitution.
Police investigation indicated farmer Darci Alves da Silva as the person who gave order to the murder of rubber planter and union leader Chico Mendes.
Creation of State Park “Parque Estadual da Pedra Azul” in the state of Espírito Santo, Brasil.
Death of Fernando Dutra Pinto (kidnapper of the daughter of the popular TV host Sílvio Santos)
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015