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Dia da Central do Brasil
(Central do Brasil)
Death of militant politician and writer Herbert Daniel
Arrival of Tomé de Sousa, the first Governor-General of the Brazilian colony
Arrival of the first Jesuits in Brazil
Foundation of Curitiba (PR)
The city was originally named Vila de Nossa Senhora da Luz dos Pinhais.
Foundation of Salvador (BA)
The city was founded by Tomé de Sousa, to become capital of colonial Brazil.
Elevation of the status of Vila da Barra do Rio Negro, now the City of Manaus (AM)
Cachoeira Paulista elevated to the status of freguesia, with the name Santo Antônio da Cachoeira
Luiz Alves de Lima e Silva received the title Duque de Caxias
Inauguration of the first section of the first railway in Brazil: “Ferrovia de Dom Pedro II”.
Burial of student Edson Luís Lima Souto accompanied by 50 thousand people, in Rio de Janeiro.
Reconstruction of the left ear of Wellington Camargo
The surgery lasted six hours.
Shark attacked surfer at Boa Viagem, Recife
Journalist and writer Jean won Big Brother Brasil 5 and gained one million reais.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015