Brazilian Days 109
Dia Nacional do Índio (Brazilian Day of the Indigenous).
Dia Pan-Americana do Índio (Pan American Day of the Indigenous)
Dia Estadual da Juventude (Youth Day, SP)
Dia do Exército Brasileiro (Brazilian Army).
1648 Start of the First Battle of Guararapes.
1581 Start of the Spanish dominion of Brazil.
1883 Birth of Getúlio Vargas (1883-1954), president of Brazil (1930-1945 & 1951-1954)
1940 Birthday of Getúlio Vargas became a national holiday.
1792 Signing of the death sentence of conspiracy leader Tiradentes.
1947 Death of cartoonist Belmonte, creator of ‘Juca Pato’
1996 Death of Brazilian actor Wálter D’Ávila
1998 World title for Rodrigo Pessoa with his horse Gandini Lianos in the discipline individual jumping in Finland.
2004 Occupations by families linked with MST (movement of landless workers)
2005 Assignment of five Indian reserves in the state of Amazonas, by President Lula
2007 Protesters planted 1300 roses on Copacabana Beach, in protest against violence.