Foundation of the city of Belém do Pará (PA) by Francisco Caldeira Castelo Branco.
Dutch confronted by allied squadron near Itamaracá Island (PE).
Transfer of Casa da Moeda from Salvador (BA) to Rio de Janeiro, by Carta Régia
General Curado commander of the Brazilian troops.
The Brazilian army counted three thousand men at that time.
Farrapos rebels (commanded by Giuseppe Garibaldi) defeated by the Imperial Army.
Publication of the first poem by Machado de Assis: “Ela”
Foundation of Igreja Presbiteriana do Rio de Janeiro (Presbyterian Church).
Marquês de Caxias supreme commander of the allied troops (Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay) in the Paraguayan War.
Occupation of Guiana Francesa (French Guiana) by Brazilian troops.
Federal intervention in the state of Bahia.
Creation, by Lei Estadual (State Act) nº 2.095, of the Forest Reserve ‘Reserva Florestal de Duas Bocas’ in Cariacica (ES)
National launch of the campaign for direct elections in Curitiba (PR).
Traffic accident with an Argentinian bus in Santa Catarina caused 41 deaths.
Death of athlete Adhemar Ferreira da Silva.
Adhemar was two times Olympic Champion (1952 and 1956) in the discipline triple jump.
Creation of Parque Estadual (State Park) do Jalapão (TO)
Introduction of the digital inclusion project ‘Rede do Futuro’, by Prefeitura de Santos (City of Santos).
Approval of the plantation of genetic soja (Medida Provisória 223).
Landslide at metro construction works in São Paulo caused seven deaths.
The giant hole was located in Marginal Pinheiros.
Death of physician and writer Afrânio Peixoto (1876-1947).
Death of samba musician João da Baiana.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015