1956 in Portugal

Events in the year 1956 in Portugal.

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1956
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Portugal

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See also:List of years in Portugal

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  • 11–12 February – A cold spell across the country causes four deaths and sees Lisbon experience its coldest day of the 20th century, with the newspaper Diário de Lisboa reporting temperatures of –2°C in the early hours of 12 February.[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Palma, Tiago (8 February 2018). "Como Lisboa viveu o seu dia mais frio do século XX". Observador (in Portuguese). Retrieved 21 February 2021.
  2. ^ "Maria da Assunção Esteves". www.europarl.europa.eu (in Portuguese). Parlamento Europeo. Retrieved 4 April 2016.
  3. ^ Jaca, Carlos (2006). "Domingos Pereira, um bracarense na 1ª República: trajectória política". Forum. 40: 79-117. Retrieved 21 February 2021.
  4. ^ "Dr. Antonio Ferro – Propagandist for Portugal". The Times. 12 November 1956. p. 14.