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Dia do Conservacionismo
Dia Mundial do Sono
(World Sleep Day)
Dia Estadual da Caridade “Irmã Dulce” (BA)
(Bahian Day of Charity ‘Irmã Dulce’)
Performance of the first Brazilian theater piece “O poeta da Inquisição”.
Publication of the Carta Régia that recommended preservation of the Brazilian forests.
Battle of Jenipapo
Inhabitants from Piauí and volunteers from Ceará battled against the Portuguese
Ratification of the agreement between Brazil and the United Kingdom that made an end to slave traffic.
The agreement was signed on 23 November 1825.
Birth of Antonio Conselheiro, leader of the Canudos
Creation of Petrópolis, per decree by D. Pedro I
Petrópolis became the first planned city in Brazil.
Embarkment of a unit of 400 soldiers from Alagoas to the battlefields in Paraguay.
Assembly of the first congress of the state of Amazonas, by Decreto (decree) nº 86
More than two hundred persons killed by indigenous in Alto Alegre (MA)
Death of Brazilian composer, pianist, conductor and actor Custódio Mesquita
Establishment of Luís Alves de Lima e Silva (Duque de Caxias) as Patron of the Brazilian Army, per decree.
End of private concessions of petroleum refineries, by President João Goulart
Creation of Instituto de Planejamento Econômico e Social, now IPEA (Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada, Institute for Applied Economic Research).
Its mission is described as: “to produce, coordinate and disseminate knowledge to improve public policy and to contribute to Brazilian development planning.”
Nuclear reactor Angra I started to generate energy
Victory for Nelson Piquet (Brabham Team) at the Grand Prix of Jacarepaguá
Death of Brazilian Franciscan Sister Irmã Dulce (Maria Rita de Souza Brito Lopes Pontes).
At the time of her death, she was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. She was beatified on 22 May 2011.
Brazil signed the Optional Protocol to the Convention about Discrimination against Women.
Imprisonment of former senator Luiz Estevão
Installation of the Inter-ministerial Committee of Combat against Piracy
Chess player Henrique Mecking (Mequinho) played simultaneous chess matches against 20 opponents (he won 16)
Invasion of the property of Companhia de Desenvolvimento do Vale do São Francisco (Company for the Development of the São Francisco Valley), by members of MST
Ratification of indigenous reserves in Tapauá (AM) and Porto Seguro (BA), by President Lula
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015