Brazilian Days 349
Dia do Esperanto
Dia do Jardineiro
Dia do Jornaleiro
(Journal and magazine seller). There is another Dia do Jornaleiro on 30 September.
Dia da Mulher Profissional de Direito
(Female law professional).
Foundation of Academia Brasileira de Letras (Brazilian Letter Academy).
Birth of architect Oscar Niemeyer
Oscar is considered as one of the major exponents of the Latin American modern movement.
Birth of environmentalist Chico Mendes
A farmer and his son accused of murder of Chico Mendes.
Darly and his son Darci Alves da Silva were identified as the murderers of the rubber planter.
Approval of the law proposal that permitted cable TV in Brazil
The senate approved the law proposal.
Football supporters from São Paulo shot down in Rio de Janeiro.
The supporters were supposed to watch the match between Santos and Botafogo. They were lost on their way to the stadium and entered favela (slum) Vila João by mistake.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007,2014