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Dia do Cacau
Dia do Mercosul
Constitution of Mercosul by Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay.
The four countries signed the Tratado de Assunção (Treaty of Asunción).
Arrival in Brazil of French painter Debret, who designed the flag of the Brazilian Empire.
Start of the Second Regency of Princess Isabel.
Foundation of Clube Atlético Paranaense
Foundation of the city of Porto Alegre (RS)
On that day the Freguesia de São Francisco do Porto dos Casais was created. It was eventually renamed into Porto Alegre.
Acceptance of the position of general directer of Brazilian Public Health by Oswaldo Cruz.
He promised to eradicate yellow fever in Brazil within three years.
Invasion of newspaper `O Estado de S.Paulo` by the police.
The directors of the newspapers were accused of conspiration against Estado Novo (the Brazilian government at that time).
Senate of Câmara Municipal (City Council) in Rio de Janeiro asked Portuguese king D. João VI to stay in Brazil.
Câmara Municipal (City Council) of Rio de Janeiro declared American president George W. Bush ‘persona non grata’
Death of Evaristo Martins in an accident with a delta wing.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015