Brazilian Days 356
Dia da Consciência Ecológica
Murder of environmentalist Chico Mendes in the state of Acre
Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil and other musicians taken prison at Sucata nightclub in Rio de Janeiro
Creation of the state of Rondônia
Start of Battle of Lomas Valetinas, during the Paraguayan War.
Brazilian athlete João do Pulo severely wounded in a car accident.
The accident happened one day after his election as best Latin-American athlete of the year. His right leg had to be amputated.
Introduction of the thirteenth salary for public federal servants and military personnel. per decree.
Sports commentator Osmar Santos suffered severe brain damage in a car accident.
A drunk truck driver hit his car. At present, Osmar is also known as a renown painter.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2014