Dia Mundial do Mágico
(World Magician’s Day). The day refers to the death of São João Bosco, who was magician in his life. He was canonized in 1934, and elected patron saint of the magicians.
Inauguration of Dutra as president of Brazil.
He was the first to wear a uniform during the ceremony.
Explosion of a train wagon carrying five tons of dynamite at Cerquilho (SP).
Start of the second mandate of Getúlio Vargas as president of Brazil.
Juscelino Kubitschek inaugurated as governor of the state of Minas Gerais.
Juscelino Kubitschek inaugurated as president of Brazil.
Jânio Quadros inaugurated as president of Brazil.
He stepped down on 25 August 1961.
Carlos Drummond de Andrade’s last poem :”Elegia a um tucano morto”
Substitution of the cruzado by cruzado novo as Brazilian currency unit, by Lei nº 773
Inauguration of the monument at Apucarana (PR).
The monument represents a nine meter high hat.
Samba school Viradouro prohibited to use Adolf Hitler as theme during carnival in Rio de Janeiro.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015