Dia dos Adultos
Dia Mundial do Compositor
(World Composer Day).
Dia da Imprensa Filatélica
Start of the battles in Recife, which led to the expulsion of the Dutch.
Return of emperor D. Pedro to Rio de Janeiro, after having commanded the Brazilian troops in the war against Uruguay.
Creation of the municipality of Iguassú, now called Novo Iguaçu (RJ)
Plácido de Castro attacked Bolivians in Puerto Acre.
The Bolivians surrendered on 25 January 1903.
Inauguration of an electric tram line in Piracicaba (SP)
Birth of General João Baptista Figueiredo, president of Brazil 1979-1985
Creation of Conselho Nacional de Pesquisas (CNPq, National Research Council) by Lei nº 1310
Start of the hydro-electric power station in Paulo Afonso (BA)
Ernesto Geisel elected by 400 votes at Colégio Eleitoral
Announcement of fuel ration program.
Tancredo Neves beat Paulo Maluf in indirecti presidential elections.
Since the military coup in 1964, Brazil had a civil president again.
Foundation of Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes by Constantino de Oliveira Júnior
Release of baby turtles in Xingu River by IBAMA technicians.
Arrival of the new presidential airplane (Airbus Corporate Jetliner A-391)
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015