Dia Nacional da Imprensa (Brazilian Press)
Dia Nacional de Prevenção de Incêndios Florestais (Prevention of bush fires)
Semana Mundial do Meio Ambiente (World Environment Week)
Dia Internacional de Leite (World Milk Day)
Dia Internacional da Criança (International Children’s Day).
1993 Death of journalist Carlos Castello Branco
1998 Start of the sales of Viagra in Brazil
1808 First edition of ‘Correio Braziliense’, the first Brazilian newspaper
1821 First edition of ‘Diário do Rio de Janeiro’, the first Brazilian daily newspaper
1880 Visit of D. Pedro II and the imperial family to the city of Lapa (PR)
1910 Caxias do Sul (RS) elevated to the status of a city.
1926 Inauguration of the electric tramline in Aracaju (SE)
1930 Travel of senator Epitácio Pessoa to The Netherlands
1933 Creation of ‘Instituto do Açúcar e do Álcool’ (IAA: Sugar and Alcohol Institution) by Decreto nº 22.789
1962 Students’ strike
1986 World Cup Soccer 1986: Brazil 1 x Spain 0
1999 Approval – by the senate – of the creation of the Ministry of Defense.
2001 Announcement of the ‘Plano de Racionamento de Energia’ (Energy Rationing Plan) for residences.
2006 Arrival of Força Nacional (Brazilian Army) in Mato Grosso do Sul, in order to combat organized crime.