The state of São Paulo revolts against the Brazilian Federal Government, starting the Constitutionalist Revolution (1932)
A car bomb destroys a Renault owned by famed "Nazi hunters" Serge and Beate Klarsfeld at their home in France; a note purportedly from ODESSA claims responsibility (1979)
President Barack Obama meets with the Trotskyite President of Brazil, Lula da Silva (2009)
b: O. J. Simpson (1947); d: Eugen Fischer (1967), Jackie Presser (1988), Melvin Belli (1996)
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