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Dia da Vindima
Dia das Crianças Doentes
Dia do Turismo Ecológico
Dia Pan-Americano do Turismo
(Pan American day of Tourism)
Dia da Mais Bela Esportista Rural
(Most beautiful rural female athlete)
Death of politician and writer Rui Barbosa (1849-1923)
Foundation of the city of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro – now Rio de Janeiro – by Estácio de Sá.
Start of the construction of Cidade de Minas – now Belo Horizonte -, one of the first planned Brazilian capitals.
Signing of the peace treaty by Caxias and Canabarro: end of the Guerra dos Farrapos, the Farroupilha War
Victory of the Triple Alliance (Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay) upon Paraguay marked the end of the Paraguayan War.
Duarte de Costa succeeded Tomé de Sousa as governor-general of the Brazilian colony.
First direct presidential elections in Brazil
Election of Manuel Ferraz de Campos Salles as President of Brazil
Maria de Araújo received a host from Padre Cicero: the host became the color of blood.
Birth of politician João Belchior Marques Goulart
The movie ‘Pra Frente Brasil’ won two prizes at the Berlin Film Festival.
Launch of ‘Plano Cruzado’ by Minister of Treasury, Dílson Funaro.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015