Dia do Quadro do Magistério Militar – Exército
(Magistrate of the Military Academy)
Celebration of the first mass at Convento de Santo Antônio, Rio de Janeiro.
Admiral Schkoppe attacked Itaparica Island (BA)
Two-day sea battle between Argentinian and Brazilian marine forces at Juncal.
Death of poet Augusto Frederico Schmidt (1906-1965)
Devaluation of the cruzeiro, and introduction of the new Brazilian currency: the cruzeiro novo
First color TV sold in Brazil.
Launch of Brasilsat A1 from Kourou, French Guyana
The satellite was the first Brazilian communication satellite.
Gold medal for Eduardo Fischer at the eight stage of the world cup swimming in a 25-m pool.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015