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Neves, Tancredo de Almeida

Born: 1910 AD
Died: 1985 AD
Nationality: N/A
Categories: Politician

1910 – Born on the 4th of March in Sao Joao del Rei, Minas Gerais.

1934 – He began his political career as a member of the Legislative Chamber of his hometown.

1953 – He was appointed by President Getulio Dornelles Vargas to be the Minister of Justice.

1954 – He served in that post until Vargas committed suicide.

1964 – He became an opponent to the military regime in the Brazilian Democratic Movement (MDB).

1978 – He was elected and governor of Minas Gerais.

1984 – He was one of the leaders of the Diretas Ja movement.

1985 – He died on the 21st of April in Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo.