Dia Nacional do Aço
(National Steel Day)
Dia da Biblioteca
Dia Estadual do Metalúrgico
Foundation of ‘Jornal do Brasil’, by Rodolfo Dantas
President Figueiredo visited Paraguai and returned war trophies (1870): objects that belonged to dictator Solano López
Confirmation that German nazi Josef Mengele died in Brazil in 1979
The tests were performed by German and Israeli authorities.
Federação Aeronáutica Internacional (IAF: International Aeronautics Federation) granted a brevet to pilot Anésia Pinheiro Machado
Humberto Castello Branco was chosen to complete the mandate of João Goulart as president of Brazil.
Invasion of Universidade de Brasília by soldiers of Polícia Militar
Death of Brazilian painter Augusto Rodrigues
Creation of a committee that preserves and breeds Hyacinth Macaws, by IBAMA
Drug trafficker Elias Pereira da Silva (Elias Maluco) condemned to 13 years in prison.
Confrontation between drug traffickers of the Favelas (slums) of Rocinha and Vidigal, Rio de Janeiro
Death of 13 leaders of the indigenous Caiapó tribe, in a highway accident at Nova Mutum (MT)
Pritzker Prize for Brazilian architect Paulo Mendes da Rocha
By Adriano Antoine Robbesom © 2007, 2015