Dia do Orientador Educacional
Dia do Pedicuro
(Pedicure). The day refers to the foundation of Associação Brasileira de Podólogos (ABP; Brazilian Association of Pedicures) on 4 December 1964, in the city of São Paulo. In 2007, almost 600 pedicures were registered in Brazil.
Dia do Publicitário
Dia do Perito Criminal
Dia do Trabalhador em Minas de Carvão
(Coal Mine Worker). Today is the feast day of Saint Barbara, patron saint of miners, geologists, and mathematicians, among others.
Dia Mundial da Propaganda
(World Propaganda Day). On 4 December 1936, a congress for propagandists and publishers was organized in Buenos Aires (Argentina). From 1937, this day was called the Pan American Propaganda Day. Only from the 1970’s, this day was called the World Propaganda Day.
Creation of Academia Real Militar in Rio de Janeiro
King Dom João VI created, per decree, the Academia Real Militar (Royal Miltary Academy) in Rio de Janeiro. At present, it is called Academia Militar das Agulhas Negras.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015