Dia da Gula
(Greediness). One of the Seven Sins.
Landing of Spanish explorer Vicente Yañez Pinzón at Cabo de Santo Agostinho (PE)
Foundation of the City of Santos (SP)
Rendition of the Dutch, the city of Recife became Portuguese again.
Importation of books in Rio de Janeiro allowed by Royal Law.
Visit of emperor Dom Pedro II to Vitória – ES
Death of former empress Amélia Augusta Napoleão
Reward offered for the capture of slave João in Sorocaba (SP)
Lei nº 35, the first electoral law of the Federal Republic of Brazil.
Inauguration of General Motors factory in São Paulo.
The production started with 25 cars per day.
Death of writer Graça Aranha
Inauguration of soccer stadium Morumbi in São Paulo
President Emílio Garrastazu Médici also inaugurated Roosevelt Square during his first visit to São Paulo.
Inauguration of the hydro-electric power station Capivari-Cachoeira, in Paraná.
Flooding in the city of São Paulo, causing 69 deaths.
The flooding was caused by four consecutive days of heavy rain.
Re-opening of Theatro José de Alencar in Fortaleza (CE)
Reintroduction of rotation of vehicles in the City of São Paulo
Official registration of the disappearance of former miss Brazil, Taíza Thomsen.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015