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Timeline of Rio de Janeiro

The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


Prior to 19th centuryEdit

19th centuryEdit

Map of Rio de Janeiro, 1895

20th centuryEdit

Rio de Janeiro, ca.1910s
Rio de Janeiro, 1967



Riocentro aerial view

21st centuryEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ - Searchable atlas that illustrates the social and urban evolution of Rio de Janeiro.
  2. ^ a b c Richard Young; Odile Cisneros (2010). "Academias". Historical Dictionary of Latin American Literature and Theater. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-0-8108-7498-5. 
  3. ^ E. Bradford Burns (1993). "Chronology of Significant Dates in Brazilian History". A History of Brazil. Columbia University Press. ISBN 978-0-231-07954-9. 
  4. ^ "Garden Search: Brazil". London: Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Retrieved 30 May 2015. 
  5. ^ "South America, 1800–1900 A.D.: Key Events". Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "Brazil". Union list of current newspapers and selected serials. USA: Latin America North East Libraries Consortium. Archived from the original on 23 July 2004. Retrieved 30 December 2014. 
  7. ^ Bureau of the American Republics (1901). United States of Brazil. Washington, D.C. 
  8. ^ Robert M. Levine (2003). "Timeline of Historical Events". History of Brazil. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 978-1-4039-6255-3. 
  9. ^ a b Europa Publications (2003). "Brazil". Political Chronology of the Americas. Routledge. p. 32+. ISBN 978-1-135-35653-8. 
  10. ^ Ernst B. Filsinger (1922), Commercial travelers' guide to Latin America, Washington, DC, USA: Govt. Print. Office 
  11. ^
  12. ^ "Population of capital city and cities of 100,000 or more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1955. New York: Statistical Office of the United Nations. 
  13. ^ Sergio Moraes (26 March 2013). "End of a dream". Reuters. Retrieved 31 March 2013. 
  14. ^ "Timelines: History of Brazil from 1500 to 2008", World Book, USA, (Subscription required (help)) 
  15. ^ "South America, 1900 A.D.–present: Key Events". Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 
  16. ^ United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Statistical Office (1976). "Population of capital city and cities of 100,000 and more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1975. New York. pp. 253–279. 
  17. ^ Candace Slater (2002). "Chronology". Entangled Edens: Visions of the Amazon. University of California Press. p. 205+. ISBN 978-0-520-92601-1. 
  18. ^ United Nations Department for Economic and Social Information and Policy Analysis, Statistics Division (1997). "Population of capital cities and cities of 100,000 and more inhabitants". 1995 Demographic Yearbook. New York. pp. 262–321. 
  19. ^ "Brazilian mayors". City London: City Mayors Foundation. Retrieved 29 April 2013. 
  20. ^ "2010 census". Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística. 2010. Retrieved 8 July 2012. 
  21. ^ Over a thousand Rio taxi drivers block main city route to protest Uber, Reuters, 24 July 2015 


Published in the 19th century
Published in the 20th century
Published in the 21st century

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Coordinates: 22°54′30″S 43°11′47″W / 22.908333°S 43.196389°W / -22.908333; -43.196389