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Dila [José Soares da Silva]

Woodcutting artist and cordel poet, José Soares da Silva, who also signed his work as José Cavalcanti e Ferreira, José Ferreira da Silva or simply Dila, was born in the town of Bom Jardim, Pernambuco, on 23 September 1937, to Domingos Soares da Silva and Josefa Maria da Silva.