By Jackson Rose
September 4 Eusébio de Queirós Law abolishes the international slave trade in the country.
June 26 Brazil adopts the Metric system
September 28 Law of Free Birth passed by Brazilian Parliament
April 28 Francisco becomes the last person to be executed in Brazil
November 17 The Brazilian Imperial Family is forced exiled from Brazil and retreat to France
November 15 The constitution of the First Brazilian Republic
November 5 Japan establishes diplomatic relations with Brazil
November 16 Ford begin selling cars in Brazil.
June 8 The Brazilian Football Confederation is founded
Education Act made school required for children up to age 10
90% of all ships in the world are built in England
Factory Act raised the minimum work age to 12 year olds
236 million tons of coal mined
Education Act made school required for children up to age 14