1942

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1942

Life

  • Villa-Lobos establishes both the the National Conservatory and the Brazilian Academy of Music in Rio de Janeiro
  • Orson Welles visits Brazil

Works

The World
  • Brazil declares war on Germany & Italy, August 22
  • Birth of Gilberto Gil, conductor Eduardo Mata
Here's a picture of 1942 Rio de Janeiro with an interesting point of view: Walt Disney's crew checks out Rio and Carnaval while preparing for their Good Neighbor masterpieces Saludos Amigos (1942) and The Three Caballeros (1944).

 

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