Dia do Cortador de Cana-de-açúcar
(Sugar Cane Cutter).
Governor-General Mem de Sá left Bahia for Rio de Janeiro, in order to battle the French invaders.
Start of the mutiny ‘Carneirada’ in Recife (PE).
Death of Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves, president of Brazil 1902-1906.
Birth of Brazilian plastic artist Percy Coppieters.
Withdrawal of the political rights of 43 Brazilian citizens.
Among them, some were federal deputies.
Liberation of the Swiss ambassador.
He was kidnapped on 7 December 1970.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015