Dia do Ilícito (Illegal)
Dia da Aviação de Busca e Salvamento (Search and rescue flights).
Dia Internacional de Luta Contra o Uso e o Tráfico de Drogas (UN Day against Drug Trade and Use).
Dia Internacional das Nações Unidas em Defesa das Vítimas da Tortura (UN Day for the Protection of Tortured Victims).
1967 Localization of the five survivors of the crashed C-47 2068.
1862 Introduction of the metric system in Brazil.
1852 Luís Alves de Lima e Silva (better known as Duque de Caxias) received the title of marquis.
1889 Death of Brazilian philosopher Tobias Barreto
1968 Organization of the ‘Passeata dos Cem Mil’ by the UNE, against the military government, in Rio de Janeiro.
1968 Explosion of a car bomb at No. II Exército (São Paulo). One soldier died.
1969 Introduction of the tabloid ‘Pasquim’
2001 Aécio Neves (chairman of the National Congress) became Brazilian president for three days.
2002 Brazilian national soccer team beat Turkey (1-0) and proceeded to the World Cup final.
2005 Death of João Maria de Orleans e Bragança (great-grandson of D. Pedro II)