Dia do Oftalmologista (Ophthalmologist).
Dia da Saúde Ocular (Ocular Health).
Dia do Silêncio (Silence).
Dia Nacional de Prevenção da Alergia (Allergy Prevention)
Dia Municipal do Capoeirista (Capoeira performer, RJ and ES)
1880 Death of Duque de Caxias, patron of the Brazilian Army
1887 Birth of writer Gilberto Amado
2001 English train robber Ronald Biggs, who had hidden himself in Brazil, returned to the UK.
1852 Ratification of the treaty of the borders between Brazil and Uruguay
1859 The colony of Blumenau (SC) elevated to the category of ‘Distrito de Paz’
1900 Inauguration of the first electrical tram line in São Paulo
1921 First armed clash between the cangaceiros (bandits) of Virgulino Ferreira da Silva (Lampião) and the police.
1927 Chico Xavier participated in his first spiritist meeting
1947 Cancellation of the registration of Partido Comunista Brasileiro (PCB: Brazilian Communist Party)
1952 UFO in Rio de Janeiro photographed by Ed Keffel and João Martins (Revista Cruzeiro)
1954 Death of 16 firemen in the big fire at Ilha do Braço Forte
1975 World boxing title (WBC) for Brazilian Miguel de Oliveira in the category super welter weight