Personalities: Highlights of September

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Katarina Real

The North-American researcher and anthropologist, Katherine Royal Cate, known as Katarina Real, an expert in Carnival from Recife, was born in the city of Annapolis…

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Leduar de Assis Rocha

Doctor, writer and journalist, Leduar Figueirôa de Assis Rocha was born on 2 September 1904 in the city of Olinda, Pernambuco.

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Lula Cardoso Ayres

Lula Cardoso Ayres was born in Recife on 26 September 1910 to João and Carolina Cardoso Ayres. His father was a sugarcane factory owner and was one of the owners of…

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Museum Of Rubber, Rio Branco, Acre

The Museum of Rubber is located in the city of Rio Branco, the capital of the state of Acre, in the North region of Brazil.

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Padre Carapuceiro

The priest Miguel do Sacramento Lopes Gama, known as Padre Carapuceiro, was born in Recife on 29 September 1793, to João Lopes Cardoso Machado and Anna Bernarda do …

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Paulo Freire

Paulo Freire, the great Brazilian educationalist, was born on 19 September 1921, at 21 Encanamento Rd, in the Casa Amarela neighbourhood of Recife, to Pernambuco Mi…