Personalities: Highlights of November

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Rodolfo Aureliano

Rodolfo Aureliano da Silva was born in the city of Recife on 2 November 1903, and was the fifth child of Philadelpho and Emília Aureliano da Silva. From an early ag…

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Rui Barbosa

Belonging to a branch of a poor family from Bahia, Rui Barbosa was born in Salvador on 5 November 1849. He was a lawyer, journalist, parliamentarian, diplomat, prof…

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Sylvio Rabello

Sylvio de Lyra Rabello was born in the city of Aliança, Pernambuco, on 29 November 1899, to the merchant Heliodoro de Paula Ferreira Rabello and schoolteacher Joaqu…