Arrival of D. Fernando de Mascarenhas in Brazil with 26 galleons, in order to fight the Dutch invaders
Departure of a battalion of volunteers to Paraguay.
Bombardment of the city of Salvador (BA).
Presidente Venceslau Brás decreed intervention in the state of Mato Grosso.
Creation of Parque Nacional do Iguaçu by decreto lei nº 1.035
Creation of Serviço Nacional de Aprendizagem Comercial (SENAC; National Service of Commercial Training).
Revocation of the mandates of PCB (Brazilian Communist Party) parliamentarians
Election of journalist Assis Chateaubriand as member of Academia Brasileira de Letras (Brazilian Academy of Literature).
Official installation of the municipality of Diadema (SP).
First edition of Festival de Cinema in Gramado (RS)
Big fire destroyed Mercado Modelo in Salvador (BA)
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2017