Brazilian Days 358
Dia do Órfão
Dia Universal do Perdão
Death of general João Baptista de Figueiredo, former president of Brazil
Introduction of the law (Lei 4982) that guaranteed 15 holidays per year.
French actress Brigitte Bardot spent Christmas in Búzios, Rio de Janeiro
Cachoeira Paulista received its actual name
Imprisonent of cabo João Cândido, leader of the Revolta dos Marinheiros (Marines Revolt).
More 17 rebel marines at Ilha das Cobras were imprisoned.
President Getulio Vargas raised the minimum salary, which had been frozen for eight years, from Cr$ 380 to Cr$ 1.200.
First post and telegraph strike in Brazil.
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2014