Dia do Enfermo
(Sick). The International day is on 11 February.
Dia do Treinador de Futebol
Dia do Lavador/ Manobrista de Carros (Belo Horizonte – MG)
(Car washer/ Valet).
Dutch expelled from Fernando de Noronha
Constitution of Banco de Crédito Hipotecário e Agrícola do Estado de São Paulo (Banespa)
Death of poet Cassiano Ricardo
Foundation of Instituto Riograndense de Contabilidade (Accountant Institute of Rio Grande do Sul)
Brazil sent troops to Suez Canal
Arrival of seventy political prisoners in Chile
The prisoners had been exchanged for the release of the kidnapped Swiss ambassador.
General Ernesto Geisel elected president of Brazil, via indirect elections.
Start of the production of Volkswagen vehicles in Taubaté (SP)
Death of writer Anaïs Nin
Advertiser Geraldo Alondo Filho released after 36 days being kidnapped.
Geraldo was kidnapped on 8 December 1992.
Arrival of the first five hundred men of the Força Nacional de Segurança (National Security Forces) in Rio de Janeiro.
Vice-president José Alencar interim-president of Brazil
The vice-president replaced president Lula when he was traveling abroad. During eight years of Lula’s double mandate, José Alencar was president for 503 days in total.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015