Artur da Costa e Silva

1899 - 1969

Artur da Costa e Silva

Artur da Costa e Silva (Portuguese: [aʁˈtuʁ dɐ ˈkɔstɐ i ˈsiwvɐ]; October 3, 1899 – December 17, 1969) was a Brazilian Army General and the second President of the Brazilian military government that came to power after the 1964 coup d'état. He reached the rank of Marshal of the Brazilian Army, and held the post of Minister of War in the military government of President Castelo Branco. During his term in office Institutional Act 5 was promulgated. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Artur da Costa e Silva has received more than 104,218 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6,259th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Artur da Costa e Silva ranks 6,222 out of 14,801Before him are Theodore of Corsica, Hayato Ikeda, Andries Pretorius, Adelaide of Paris, Princess Eugénie of Sweden, and Carl Adolph Agardh. After him are Raif Dizdarević, Abdal-Latif Mirza, Bohemond IV of Antioch, Princess Adelheid-Marie of Anhalt-Dessau, Otto Henry, Elector Palatine, and Ben Carson.

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Among people born in 1899, Artur da Costa e Silva ranks 73Before him are Nadezhda Mandelstam, Ludwig Guttmann, Alma Reville, Nicolas Frantz, Marcel Achard, and Hayato Ikeda. After him are Walter Lantz, Pavel Haas, Hans Krása, Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei, Mart Stam, and Lotte Reiniger. Among people deceased in 1969, Artur da Costa e Silva ranks 65Before him are Enrique Ballestrero, Joseph Kosma, Ernest Ansermet, Radivoj Korać, René Barrientos, and Rómulo Gallegos. After him are Frederic Bartlett, John Kennedy Toole, Eduardo Mondlane, Ramón Grau, Adolfo López Mateos, and Kimon Georgiev.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Artur da Costa e Silva ranks 115 out of 1,296Before him are Floriano Peixoto (1839), Florinda Bolkan (null), Dida (1973), Tite (1961), Loalwa Braz (1953), and Deco (1977). After him are Dino Sani (1932), Carlos Pace (1944), Telê Santana (1931), Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior (1943), Waldemar de Brito (1913), and Sérgio Mendes (1941).


Among politicians born in Brazil, Artur da Costa e Silva ranks 23Before him are Ernesto Geisel (1907), José Sarney (1930), Princess Francisca of Brazil (1824), Emílio Garrastazu Médici (1905), João Figueiredo (1918), and Floriano Peixoto (1839). After him are Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli (1910), Washington Luís (1869), Eurico Gaspar Dutra (1883), Fernando Collor de Mello (1949), Jânio Quadros (1917), and Bernardino Machado (1851).

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