Dia do Atletismo
(Athletics). Everyone knows the famous story of the messenger that run the long distance from Marathon to Athens, to announce the victory of the Greek over the Persians. According to that legend, he dropped dead then. Athletics has the Greek meaning ‘task’. Modern athletics as we know the Olympic Games are disciplines in marching, running, jumping, launching objects, and marathons. Famous Brazilian athletes are: Adhemar Fereira da Silva (triple jump), Joaquim Cruz (800 m), Mauren Maggi (long jump).
“MENS SANA IN CORPORE SANO”
‘Sound mind, sound body’
|Olimpíadas da Grécia Antiga
||O Que é Atletismo
|Corridas do Atletismo
||Regras do Jogo: Atletismo
Dia Mundial do Correio
UPU & CORREIOS
|Introduction To The Universal Postal Union (UPU)
||Universal Postal Union – Weltpostverein – Union Postale Universelle
|Carteiro dos Correios
Dia da União Postal Universal
(Universal Postal Union). On 9 October 1874, the UPU (Universal Post Union) was founded in Bern, Switzerland. The World Post Day was created in 1969, during the congress in Tokyo. Worldwide, there are philatelic exhibitions and issues of stamps, to commemorate the UPU Day. Since 1971, in cooperation with UNESCO, an international letter-writing competition for young people aged up to 15.
Dia Nacional do Profissional de Consórcio
(Dealer/ Sales representative).
Dia do Açougueiro e profissionais do setor
(Butcher and meat processor). Brazilians consume a lot of meat annually, almost 100 kg per capita. Beef is most popular, followed by chicken meat and pork meat. Brazil is the second largest meat exporter.
AÇOUGUEIRO & CARNE
|Sentindo na pele dia de açougueiro
||No ar da Tortuga – Produção de carne no Brasil
||Record Rural – MS tem a primeira propriedade com habilitação para exportar carne orgânica
Start of the construction of the Transamazônica (BR 230) Highway.
President-dictator Médici attended the ceremony at the margin of the Xingu River, where a marker of the start point of this highway was placed. At the time of the planning of this very controversial and elaborate project, there was the intention to create a transversal connection of more than 8000 km between Northeast Brazil and Peru/ Ecuador. There would be an asphalted highway. These plans underwent changes. The highway is unpaved and inaccessible during the raining season. Thanks to many off-road drivers, there is considerable damage to the Amazon forest at the margins of this highway.
TRANSAMAZÔNICA (BR 320)
|A Transamazônica – 1970
||transamazônica 2011. em 30 anos nada mudou
|Record [HD] – Domingo Espetacular – Rodovia Transamazônica (BR-230) I
||Record [HD] – Domingo Espetacular – Rodovia Transamazônica (BR-230) II
|Transamazônica – Caminhos da Reportagem
||Bloqueio da rodovia BR-230, a Transamazônica (27 de outubro de 2011)
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015