Dia Estadual do Motociclista
(Motor cyclist (in the state of São Paulo).
Death of physician, politician and spiritist leader Adolpho Bezerra de Menezes
Creation of Tesouro Nacional (National Treasury)
Nomination of Visconde (viscount) de Anadia as the first Minister of Navy
Confiscation of the financial assets of Germans and Italians, per decree by President Getúlio Vargas
Sequestration of the Japanese Consul-General in Brazil, Nobuo Okushi.
He was released four days later, in exchange for eight political prisoners.
Birth of Januária Maria, daughter of Empress Leopoldina and Dom Pedro I.
Birth of Brazilian writer Carmen Dolores
Registration of the first Pardo-Suiço cow, in Petrópolis (RJ)
Eighty percent of Brazilian cattle are of the zebu type, and twenty percent of the European type. The Pardo-Suiço race belongs to the European type.
Birth of Marcos César Pontes, the first Brazilian astronaut
Creation of National Forest (FLONA) of Ibirama (SC), per Decreto (decree) n° 95.818.
The park is located in the state of Santa Catarina and measures 570 hectares.
Ayrton Senna (McLaren) won the Grand Prix of Phoenix (USA)
Death of Brazilian caricaturist Miécio Caffé
Tigress of the ZOO in Brasília killed employee Edson Nunes
Discovery of petroleum near the coastline of Sergipe, by Petrobrás
House of Representatives approved the use of guns by municipal guards in cities with more than 50 thousand inhabitants.
Creation of an ecological corridor between the parks of Serra das Confusões and Serra da Capivara (PI)
Sequestration of Sandra Clemente, mother of soccer player Luís Fabiano.
She was released on 12 May 2005.
Bandits attacked during a show of band Chiclete com Banana, at Credicard Hall in São Paulo.
Sequestration of judge Paulo Zacarias in Maceió.
He was released one day later.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015