Personalities: Highlights of October

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Moura Cavalcanti

José Francisco de Moura Cavalcanti, lawyer, administrator, politician, orator and Pernambuco memoirist, descendent from a traditional aristocratic family from Perna…

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Nísia Floresta

Nísia Precursora do feminismo brasileiro, educadora, escritora e poetisa, Dionísia Pinto Lisboa, que adotou o pseudônimo de Nísia Floresta Brasileira Augusta, nasce…

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Olimpio Bonald Neto

Olimpio Bonald Neto da Cunha Pedrosa, a lawyer, journalist, folklorist, writer, poet and painter, was born in Olinda on 7 October 1932. He graduated in Law and Soci…

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Pinto Ferreira [Luiz]

Luiz Pinto Ferreira was born on 7 October 1918, in Recife, Pernambuco, to Alfredo Pinto Ferreira and Maria Regina Pinto Ferreira.