President of Brazil
The President of Brazil, officially the President of the Federative Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: Presidente da República Federativa do Brasil), or simply the President of the Republic, is both ...
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Brazil Legal Challenge Muddies Rousseff Ouster
Two days after Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff, lawmakers on Friday raised questions about the legality of the voting process, and with them the specter that Brazil’s long impeachment ...
Brazil Legal Challenge Muddies Rousseff Ouster
Two days after Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff, lawmakers on Friday raised questions about the legality of the voting process, and with them the specter that Brazil’s long impeachment ...
Delfim Moreira
Delfim Moreira da Costa Ribeiro ([dewˈfim moˈrejrɐ da ˈkɔstɐ riˈbejru]; 7 November 1868 – 1 July 1920) was a Brazilian politician. He was born in Minas Gerais state to a Portuguese father and to a Por...
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Café Filho
João Fernandes Campos Café Filho GCTE ([ˈjuɐ̃w feɾˈnɐ̃dis ˈkɐ̃pus kaˈfɛ ˈfiʎu]; February 3, 1899 – February 20, 1970) was a Brazilian politician. He was the first Protestant president of Brazil.
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Inauguration of Dilma Rousseff
The inauguration of Dilma Rousseff as the 36th President of Brazil took place on Saturday, January 1, 2011. This inauguration marked the commencement of the four-year term of Dilma Rousseff as Presid...
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Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli
Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli ([pasˈkwaw ʁaniˈɛri maˈzili]; April 27, 1910 – April 21, 1975) was a Brazilian politician who was appointed as caretaker President of Brazil for two short terms, in 1961 and 1...
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Artur da Costa e Silva
Artur da Costa e Silva ([aʁˈtuʁ dɐ ˈkɔstɐ i ˈsiɫvɐ]; October 3, 1899 – December 17, 1969) was a Brazilian Army General, the second President of Brazil during the military regime set up by the 1964 cou...
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History of Brazil (1889-1930)
The First Brazilian Republic or República Velha ([ʁeˈpublikɐ ˈvɛʎɐ], Old Republic) is the period of Brazilian history from 1889 to 1930. The República Velha ended in 1930 with a military coup that ins...
Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves
Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves, PC ([frɐ̃ˈsisku di ˈpawlɐ roˈdriɡis ˈawvis]; 7 July 1848 – 16 January 1919) was a Brazilian politician who first served as governor of the State of São Paulo in 188...
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Emílio Garrastazu Médici
Emílio Garrastazu Médici, ([eˈmilju ɡɐʁastaˈzu ˈmɛd(ʒi)si]; December 4, 1905 —October 9, 1985) was a Brazilian military leader and politician. His characteristically authoritarian rule from 1969 to 19...
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Carlos Luz
Carlos Coimbra da Luz ([ˈkaɾlus koˈĩbrɐ da ˈlus]; 1894–1961) was a Brazilian politician.After the political crisis following the Getúlio Vargas suicide in 1954, Carlos Luz was the second of three pres...
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Estado Novo (Brazil)
The Vargas Era (Era Vargas) is the period in the history of Brazil between 1930 and 1945, when the country was under the leadership of Getúlio Dornelles Vargas.The Brazilian Revolution of 1930 that ma...
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History of Brazil (1985-present)
The period of Brazilian history since 1985 corresponds to the contemporary epoch in the history of Brazil, since the end of the military regime that had ruled the country from 1964 until 1985 and the ...
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Epitácio Pessoa
Epitácio Lindolfo da Silva Pessoa ([epiˈtasju lĩˈdowfu da ˈsiwvɐ peˈsoɐ]; 23 May 1865 – 13 February 1942) was a Brazilian politician and jurist, and president of the republic between 1919 and 1922, wh...
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João de Deus Mena Barreto (1874–1933)
General João de Deus Mena Barreto (July 30, 1874 - March 25, 1933) was one of the leaders of the junta that governed Brazil during the time Washington Luís was deposed. Barreto was born in Porto Aleg...
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João Goulart
João Belchior Marques Goulart ([ˈʒu.ɐ̃w bewˈki.ɔɾ ˈmarkis ɡuˈlaɾ], or [ˈʒwɐ̃w ˈbɛwkjɔʁ ˈmaʁkiʒ ɡuːˈlaʁ] in the standard Fluminense dialect; March 1, 1918 – December 6, 1976) was a Brazilian politician...
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Washington Luís
Washington Luís Pereira de Sousa ([ˈwɔʃĩtõ luˈiʃ peˈɾejɾɐ dʒi ˈsowzɐ]; 26 October 1869 – 4 August 1957) was a Brazilian politician and the last president of the First Brazilian Republic.
His famil...
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Fernando Henrique Cardoso
Fernando Henrique Cardoso ([feɾˈnɐ̃dw ẽjˈʁiki kaʁˈdozu]; born 18 June 1931), also known by his initials FHC ([ˈɛfjɐˌɡaˈse]), was the 34th President of Brazil and served for two terms from 1 January 19...
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Eurico Gaspar Dutra
Eurico Gaspar Dutra ([ewˈɾiku ɡasˈpaɾ ˈdutrɐ]; 1883–1974), was a Brazilian marshal, politician and president of Brazil from 1946–1951.
Military, born in Cuiabá, Mato Grosso. He later falsified his...
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Isaías de Noronha
Admiral José Isaías de Noronha (Rio de Janeiro, July 6, 1874 - Jacarepaguá, January 29, 1963) was one of the leaders of the junta that governed Brazil during the time Washington Luís was deposed.
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Brazilian presidential election, 2010
The Brazilian presidential election was held in 2010 with two rounds of balloting. The first round was held on October 3 along with other elections as part of the 2010 general election. As no presiden...
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Venceslau Brás
Venceslau Brás Pereira Gomes ([vẽȷ̃sɪzˈlaʊ̯ ˈbɾas peˈɾejɾɐ ˈɡõmɪs]; 26 February 1868 – 15 May 1966) was a Brazilian politician. Brás was born in Brasópolis (formerly São Caetano da Vargem Grande), Min...
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Jânio Quadros
Jânio da Silva Quadros ([ˈʒɐ̃ɲu dɐ ˈsiwvɐ ˈkwadɾus]; January 25, 1917 — February 16, 1992) was a Brazilian politician who served as President of Brazil for only 7 months in 1961.
Quadros was born ...
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Fernando Collor de Mello
Fernando Affonso Collor de Mello ([feʁˈnɐ̃dw ɐˈfõsu ˈkɔloʁ dʒi ˈmɛlu]; born August 12, 1949) was the 32nd President of Brazil from 1990 to 1992, when he resigned in a failed attempt to stop his trial ...
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José Sarney
José Sarney de Araújo Costa ([ʒuˈzɛ saʁˈnej dʒj ɐɾaˈuʒu ˈkɔʃtɐ]; born 24 April 1930) is a Brazilian politician, lawyer, and writer who was President of Brazil from 15 March 1985 to 15 March 1990. He i...
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José Linhares
José Linhares, ([ʒuˈzɛ ʎĩˈȷ̃aɾis]; January 28, 1886 – January 26, 1957) served as President of the Supreme Federal Court from 1945 to 1956. He assumed the presidency of Brazil from 1945 to 1946, betwe...
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Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales
Dr. Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales ([manuˈew feˈʁas di ˈkɐpus ˈsalis]; 15 February 1841 – 28 June 1913) was a Brazilian lawyer, coffee farmer and politician. He served as a provincial deputy three tim...
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