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Primeiro caso de N5H1 detectado em Portugal… Fevereiro 27, 2006

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É verdade. Foi detectado ontem um frango envenenado no Estádio da Luz e logo quem diria… na capoeira de Vítor Baía!

 

On this day in History – Feb. 27

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  • 0280 – Constantine I the Great, thought to have been born this day after AD 280, Constantine I, the first Roman emperor to profess Christianity, sparked the empire’s evolution into a Christian state and catalyzed a distinctively Christian culture.
  • 0425 – Theodosius effectively founded a university in Constantinople.
  • 0837 – 15th recorded perihelion passage of Halley’s Comet.
  • 1500 – D. João de Castro was born in Lisbon (d. in Goa, 6 Jun 1548). Portuguese scientist, general and Vice-King of Índia.
  • 1557 – 1st Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia and U.S. sign trade agreement
  • 1560 – The Treaty of Berhick, which would expel the French from Scotland, is signed by England and the Congregation of Scotland.
  • 1594 – Henry IV is crowned King of France.
  • 1617 – Sweden and Russia sign the Treaty of Stolbovo, ending the Ingrian War and shutting Russia out of the Baltic Sea
  • 1622 – Rembrandt Carel Fabritius, was born, Dutch painter.
  • 1659 – Henry Dunster dies (b. 1609). First President of Harvard College.
  • 1666 – D. Luisa de Gusmão dies in Lisbon (b. 13 Oct 1613). Queen of Portugal (wife of King John IV)
  • 1670 – Jews were expelled from Austria by order of Leopold I.
  • 1691 – Edward Cave was born (d. 1754). English editor and publisher.
  • 1699 – Charles Paulet, 1st Duke of Bolton dies (b. c. 1625). English politician.
  • 1700 – The island of New Britain is discovered.
  • 1706 – John Evelyn dies (b. 1620). English diarist.
  • 1720 – Samuel Parris dies (b. 1653). English-born Puritan minister.
  • 1735 – John Arbuthnot dies (b. 1667). English physician and writer.
  • 1767 – Jesuítas são expulsos da Espanha.
  • 1776 – At the Battle of Moore’s Creek Bridge, North Carolinian revolutionaries defeated loyalists during the American Revolution.
  • 1793 – The Giles resolutions are introduced to the United States House of Representatives asking the House to condemn Alexander Hamilton‘s handling of loans.
  • 1801 – Washington, DC is placed under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Congress.
  • 1807 – El marino Alejandro Malaspina le informa al virrey de Buenos Aires sobre su reconocimiento de Tierra del Fuego y la costa de la Patagonia.
  • 1807 – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was born was born in Portland, Massachusetts (now in Maine) (d. 1882). American poet.
  • 1812 – Poet Lord Byron gives his first address as a member of the House of Lords, in defense of Luddite violence against Industrialism in his home county of Nottinghamshire.
  • 1812 – El rosarino Cosme Maciel iza por primera vez la bandera celeste y blanca, por orden de Belgrano, en las márgenes de Nuestra Señora del Rosario.
  • 1822 – Eugene Gautier, was born, composer .
  • 1827 – The first Mardi Gras is celebrated in New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • 1843 – Ocupación efectiva, por una expedición española, de la isla de Fernando Poo, hoy Malabo, en Guinea Ecuatorial.
  • 1844 – The Dominican Republic gains independence from Haiti.
  • 1844 – Nicholas Biddle dies (b. 1786). President of the Second Bank of the United States.
  • 1854 – Composer Robert Schumann was saved from a suicide attempt in the Rhine.
  • 1860 – Abraham Lincoln makes a speech at Cooper Union in the city of New York that was largely responsible for his election to the Presidency.
  • 1861 – A crowd in protesting Russian rule over Poland is fired upon by Russian troops, killing five protesters.
  • 1861 – Rudolf Steiner was born (d. 1925). Austrian philosopher.
  • 1863 – Joaquín Sorolla was born. Spanish painter.
  • 1864 – American Civil War: The first Northern prisoners arrive at the Confederate prison at Andersonville, Georgia.
  • 1867 – Irving Fisher was born. American economist (compensating dollar).
  • 1869 – Henry Chandler Cowles was born (d. 12 Sep 1939). American botanist who was a pioneer in the field of plant ecology, especially the concept of ecological succession which he devised through a study of sand dune vegation he made in the 1890’s .
  • 1869 – Alice Hamilton was born (d. 22 Sep 1970). American pathologist, known for her research on industrial diseases. By actively publicizing the danger to workers’ health of industrial toxic substances, she contributed to the passage of workmen’s compensation laws and to the development of safer working conditions.
  • 1873 – Enrico Caruso was born (d. 1921). Italian tenor.
  • 1879 – saccharin, the artificial sweetener, was discovered by Constantine Fahlberg at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.
  • 1881 – Luitzen E. Jan Brouwer was born (d. Dec 1966). Dutch mathematician who founded mathematical Intuitionism (a doctrine that views the nature of mathematics as mental constructions governed by self-evident laws).
  • 1884 – Paul Kruger, president of the South African Republic, signed a treaty in London that disavowed British authority over the Transvaal.
  • 1886 – Hugo Black was born (d. 1971). Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court.
  • 1887 – Alexander Porfirievich Borodin dies (b. 1833). Russian composer.
  • 1888 – Lotte Lehmann was born (d. 1976). German singer.
  • 1888 – Roberto Assagioli was born (d. 1976). Italian psychiatrist.
  • 1890 – Freddie Keppard was born (d. 1933). American jazz musician.
  • 1891 – David Sarnoff was born (d. 12 Dec 1971). American pioneer in the development of both radio and television broadcasting. He was the first general manager of RCA and founded the television network NBC (1926).
  • 1891 – Anne Samson was born (d. 2004). Oldest-known Canadian 2002-2004 and oldest nun on record 2003-2004.
  • 1892 – William Demarest was born (d. 1983). American actor.
  • 1892 – Louis Vuitton dies (b. 1821). French luggage maker.
  • 1893 – Ralph Linton was born (d. 24 Dec 1953). American anthropologist who had a marked influence on the development of cultural anthropology.
  • 1897 – Marian Anderson was born (d. 1993). American contralto.
  • 1897 – Bernard(-Ferdinand) Lyot was born (d. 2 Apr 1952). French astronomer who invented the coronagraph (1930), an instrument which allows the observation of the solar corona when the Sun is not in eclipse and other instruments used to study the Sun’s corona.
  • 1899 – Charles Best was born (d. 31 Mar 1978). American physiologist who, with Sir Frederick Banting, was the first to obtain (1921) a pancreatic extract of insulin in a form that controlled diabetes in dogs. The successful use of insulin in treating human patients followed. But because Best did not receive his medical degree until 1925, he did not share the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine awarded to Banting and J.J.R. Macleod in 1923 for their role in the work.
  • 1900 – Second Boer War: In South Africa, British military leaders receive an unconditional notice of surrender from Boer General Piet Cronje.
  • 1900 – Felix Hoffman was issued a U.S. patent for Aspirin .
  • 1900 – The British Labour Party is founded.
  • 1900 – The FC Bayern München (Munich) is founded
  • 1902 – Lúcio Costa was born (d. 1998). Brazilian architect.
  • 1902 – John Steinbeck was born in Salinas, Calif.,(d.1968). He is probably best remembered for his strong sociological novel The Grapes of Wrath, considered writer, winner of the Nobel Prize in literature 1962.
  • 1902 – Gene Sarazen was born in Harrison, New York (d.1999). PGA golfer (Masters 1935, US Open 1922, 32).
  • 1902 – Breaker Morant dies (b. 1864). Anglo-Australian soldier executed in Boer War under controversial circumstances.
  • 1903 – Grethe Weiser was born (d. 1970). German actress.
  • 1904 – James T. Farrell was born. American author (Studs Lonigan trilogy).
  • 1904 – Yulii Borisovich Khariton was born (d. 19 Dec 1996). Russian physicist who played a key role in the development of the Soviet Union’s nuclear weapons and nuclear physics research. Khariton began his career as a researcher in chemical physics, studying combustion and explosion effects.
  • 1905 – Máximo Gorki es liberado bajo fianza y exiliado en Riga.
  • 1905 – Franchot Tone was born in Niagara Falls, New York (d. 1968). American actor (Dr Freeland-Ben Casey).
  • 1907 – Mildred Bailey was born (d. 1951). Jazz performer.
  • 1908 – Star #46 was added to U.S. flag for Oklahoma .
  • 1910 – Joan Bennett was born (d. 1990). American actress.
  • 1910 – Peter De Vries was born (d. 1993). American writer.
  • 1910 – Kelly Johnson was born (d. 21 Dec 1990). American aeronautical engineer who introduced innovative designs. While managing Lockheed’s secret project division, known as the “Skunk Works,” he contributed to more than 40 airplanes.
  • 1912 – Lawrence Durrell was born (d.1990). Writer, author of The Alexandria Quartet.
  • 1913 – Irwin Shaw was born (d. 1984). American novelist (Rich Man Poor Man).
  • 1917 – John Connally was born (d. 1993). Governor of Texas.
  • 1919 – The Bolsheviks took Lithuania and joined it with Belarus as a single Soviet republic. Litbel lasted until June 25.
  • 1919 – Un incendio destruye el Palacio Municipal de la capital de El Salvador.
  • 1921 – Schofield Haigh dies (b. 1871). English cricketer.
  • 1922 – A challenge to the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, allowing women the right to vote, is rebuffed by the Supreme Court of the United States.
  • 1922 – Hans Rookmaaker was born (d. 1977). Dutch professor and art historian.
  • 1923 – Dexter Gordon was born (d. 1990). American jazz saxophone player.
  • 1925 – Samuel Dash was born (d. 2004). American Congressional counsel.
  • 1926 – Marta Mercader was born. Argentine writer.
  • 1926 – David Hunter Hubel was born. Canadian-born American neurobiologist, who was a corecipient (with Torsten Nils Wiesel and Roger Wolcott Sperry) of the 1981 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for mapping the path of nerve impulses from the eye to various centres of the brain.
  • 1927 – Lynn Cartwright was born (d. 2004). American actress.
  • 1927 – Guy Mitchell was born (d. 1999). American singer.
  • 1928 – Alfred Hrdlicka was born. Sculptor and graphic artist .
  • 1929 – Djalma Santos was born. Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1930 – Joanne Woodward was born. American actress .
  • 1930 – Peter Stone was born. American writer .
  • 1932 – The neutron was discovered by Dr. James Chadwick.
  • 1932 – Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Actress, screen legend, (Butterfield 8, Cleopatra, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf) .
  • 1933 – Ruy Belo was born in S. João da Ribeira, Rio Maior (d. 1978). Portuguese essayst and poet.
  • 1933 – Raymond Berry was born. American football player .
  • 1933 – Reichstag fire: Germany‘s parliament building in Berlin, the Reichstag, is set on fire.
  • 1934 – N. Scott Momaday was born. American writer.
  • 1934 – Ralph Nader was born. American consumer activist.
  • 1934 – Van Williams was born. American actor.
  • 1934 – Baptista Bastos was born. Portuguese journalist and writer.
  • 1935 – Mirella Freni was born. Italian soprano .
  • 1936 – Ivan Pavlov dies (b. 14 Sep 1849). Russian physiologist known chiefly for his development of the concept of the conditioned reflex. In a now-classic experiment, he trained a hungry dog to salivate at the sound of a bell, which was previously associated with the sight of food. He received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1904.
  • 1937 – Barbara Babcock was born. American actress
  • 1939 – France recognizes Franco’s regime in Spain .
  • 1940 – Howard Hesseman was born. American actor.
  • 1941 – James Joyce dies (b. 1882). Irish author.
  • 1941 – Paddy Ashdown was born. British politician.
  • 1941 – William D. Byron dies (b.1895). U.S. Congressman.
  • 1942 – World War II: the USS Langley, the first United States aircraft carrier, is sunk by Japanese warplanes. ( The Battle of Java Sea began 13 US warships sunk 2 Japanese).
  • 1942 – The first French Jews were transported to nazi-Germany.
  • 1942 – Robert H. Grubbs was born. American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate.
  • 1942 – Charlayne Hunter-Gault was born. American journalist
  • 1943 – The Smith Mine #3 in Bearcreek, Montana, United States explodes, killing 74 men.
  • 1943 – Morten Lauridsen was born. American composer.
  • 1943 – Mary Frann was born (d. 1998). American actress.
  • 1945 – Carl Anderson was born (d. 2004). American singer and actor.
  • 1946 – José Carreras was born. Spanish tenor .
  • 1947 – Gidon Kremer was born. Latvian violinist.
  • 1948 – The Communist Party takes control of government in Czechoslovakia.
  • 1949 – Chaim Weizmann becomes 1st Israeli president.
  • 1950 – Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek was elected president of Nationalist China.
  • 1950 – Franco Moschino was born. Fashion Designer.
  • 1951 – The Twenty-second Amendment to the United States Constitution, limiting Presidents to two terms, is ratified.
  • 1951 – University College of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, was opened.
  • 1951 – São inaugurados em Buenos Aires Os I Jogos Panamericanos.
  • 1952 – Organização das Nações Unidas (ONU) se reúne pela primeira vez em sua sede atual em Nova York.
  • 1954 – Neal Schon was born. American musician (Journey)
  • 1956 – Marjorie Russo was born. American poet.
  • 1956 – Female suffrage was granted in Egypt.
  • 1957 – Viktor Markin was born. Soviet athlete.
  • 1957 – Adrian Smith was born. English musician (Iron Maiden).
  • 1957 – Mao made his speech “On Correct Handling of Contradictions Among People.”
  • 1960 – Adriano Olivetti dies. Italian engineer and industrialist.
  • 1961 – The first congress of the Spanish Trade Union Organisation is inaugurated.
  • 1962 – South Vietnamese president Ngo Dinh Diem was unharmed as two planes bombed the presidential palace in Saigon. The 1st US national was killed. Although Diem had shortcomings as a leader, he had led South Vietnam for eight years and at the time of his death was attempting to deal with Buddhist factionalism.
  • 1962 – Adam Baldwin was born. American actor.
  • 1962 – Grant Show was born. American actor.
  • 1963 – The Dominican Republic receives its first democratically elected president, Juan Bosch, since the end of the dictatorship led by Rafael Trujillo.
  • 1963 – The USSR said that 10,000 troops would remain in Cuba.
  • 1963 – Rajendra Prasad dies. First President of India.
  • 1963 – David Keilin dies (b. 21 Mar 1887). Russian-British biochemist who discovered cytochromes, as enzymes critical to the cell’s use of oxygen (1923).
  • 1964 – The government of Italy asks for help to keep the Leaning Tower of Pisa from toppling over.
  • 1964 – Three hundred missionaries are deported from the Sudan for alleged support for anti-government forces.
  • 1964 – Orry-Kelly dies (b. 1897). Australian costume designer.
  • 1966 – Donal Logue was born. Canadian actor
  • 1967 – Dominica gains independence from the United Kingdom.
  • 1967- Saint Kitts and Nevis (with Anguilla) became an independent state associated with the United Kingdom.
  • 1968 – Frankie Lymon dies (b. 1942). American singer.
  • 1970 – Michael A. Burstein was born. American writer.
  • 1971 – A causa de graves disturbios en Cali, se declara el estado de sitio en todo el territorio de Colombia.
  • 1971 – Doctors in the first Dutch abortion clinic (the Mildredhuis in Arnhem) start to perform abortus provocatus.
  • 1971 – Derren Brown was born. Psychological illusionist .
  • 1971 – Rozonda Thomas was born. American singer (TLC)
  • 1972 – President Nixon and Chinese Premier Chou En-lai issued the Shanghai Communique at the conclusion of Nixon’s historic visit to China.
  • 1972 – Pat Brady dies (b. 1914). American actor and singer.
  • 1974 – People magazine is published for the first time.
  • 1974 – A Suécia aprova sua nova constituição e o rei passa a exercer um cargo figurativo.
  • 1976 – The formerly Spanish territory of Western Sahara, under the auspices of the Polisario Front declares independence as the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.
  • 1976 – The final meeting between Mao tse Tung and Richard Nixon took place.
  • 1977 – Diego Maradona joga pela primeira vez pela Seleção Argentina.
  • 1977 – John Dickson Carr dies (b. 1905). American author.
  • 1978 – Vadim Salmanov dies(b. 1912). Russian composer.
  • 1978 – James Beattie was born. English footballer
  • 1979 – Guerrilleros del M-19 toman por asalto la Embajada de la República Dominicana en Bogotá.
  • 1980 – Robert Mugabe’s ZANU-PF wins elections in Zimbabwe
  • 1980 – Winners at the Grammy Awards: song of the year, What A Fool Believes, Streisand – Diamond duet, The Doobie Brothers, album of the year, Billy Joel’s 52nd St, best new artist, Rickie Lee Jones, best disco record, I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor.
  • 1980 – Chelsea Clinton was born. Daughter of former U.S. President Bill Clinton .
  • 1980 – George Tobias dies (b. 1901). American actor.
  • 1981 – Josh Groban was born. American singer.
  • 1981 – Greatest passenger load on a commercial airliner-610 on Boeing 747 .
  • 1982 – Wayne B. Williams é condenado pelo assassinato de 28 jovens negros, cujos corpos foram encontrados nos arredores de Atlanta (EUA) num período de 22 meses.
  • 1984 – Carl Lewis jumps world record indoor (8.675 m) .
  • 1985 – Mauritania’s new constitutional charter published.
  • 1985 – Fefe Dobson was born. Canadian singer.
  • 1985 – Abe Asami was born. Japanese singer and actress.
  • 1985 – Henry Cabot Lodge dies (b. 1902). Politician, candidate for Vice President of the United States.
  • 1986 – Jacques Plante dies (b. 1829). Canadian ice hockey star.
  • 1986 – The United States Senate allows its debates to be televised on a trial basis.
  • 1988 – Katarina Witt won the gold medal in women’s figure skating at the Winter Olympics in Calgary, Canada, with Elizabeth Manley of Canada placing second and Debi Thomas of the United States, third.
  • 1988 – JD Natasha was born. American musician.
  • 1989 – Venezuela is rocked by the Caracazo.
  • 1989 – Konrad Lorenz dies (b. 7 Nov 1903). Austrian zoologist, founder of modern ethology, the study of animal behaviour by means of comparative zoological methods. He shared the 1973 Nobel Prize for Physiology and Medicine, for developing a unified, evolutionary theory of animal and human behaviour.
  • 1989 – Paul Oswald Ahnert dies (b. 1897). German astronomer.
  • 1990 – Exxon Valdez oil spill: Exxon and its shipping company are indicted on five criminal counts.
  • 1990 – Flag of Latvia is adopted.
  • 1990 – Exxon Valdez oil spill: Exxon and its shipping company are indicted on five criminal counts.
  • 1991 – Gulf War: U.S. President George H. W. Bush announces that “Kuwait is liberated.”
  • 1991 – In California Jim Mitchell shot and killed his brother Artie Mitchell at Artie’s home in Corte Madera. The brothers had produced pornographic films and operated a number of pornographic theaters that included the O’Farrell Theater in SF. He was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter and sentenced to 6 years in prison. He was released on parole in 1997.
  • 1992 – Tiger Woods, 16, becomes youngest PGA golfer in 35 years.
  • 1992 – William Aramony resigned as president of United Way of America amid charges of financial mismanagement and lavish spending.
  • 1992 – S. I. Hayakawa dies (b. 1906). Canadian-American linguist and politician.
  • 1993 – Lillian Gish dies (b. 1893). Actress.
  • 1993 – Jose Duval dies at 72. Actor and singer who played coffee pitchman Juan Valdez.
  • 1994 – 17th Winter Olympic games closes in Lillehammer, Norway.
  • 1994 – A Maronite church near Beirut was bombed and 10 people were killed.
  • 1995 – Começa o julgamento de Salvatore Toto Rina sob acusações de cumplicidade em 48 assassinatos na Sicília.
  • 1995 – Bernard Cornfield dies (b.1927). British financier. In 1972 Charles Raw, Bruce Page and Godfrey Hodgson authored “Do You Sincerely Want to Be Rich: The full story of Bernard Cornfield and IOS.”
  • 1996 – Pokémon game debuts for Nintendo Game Boy.
  • 1996 – A Sudanese military plane crashed 25 miles south of Khartoum and killed 91 people on board. The plane was a US made C-130.
  • 1997 – Kingsley Davis dies (b. 20 Aug 1908). American sociologist and demographer who was a world-renowned expert on population trends. He had coined the term “zero population growth” and he was the first sociologist to be named to the National Academy of Sciences.
  • 1997 – William Ross Maples dies (b. 7 Aug 1937). American forensic anthropologist who examined and identified the skeletons of a number of historical figures, including Tsar Nicholas II and other members of the Romanov family killed in 1918 by the Bolsheviks, Vietnam MIAs, conquistador Francisco Pizarro, and in 1994 helped convict Byron De La Beckwith of the 1963 murder of civil rights leader Medgar Evers.
  • 1997 – The divorce is legalized in Ireland.
  • 1998 – Os EUA encerram o embargo de 35 anos contra a África do Sul.
  • 1998 – George H. Hitchings dies (b. 18 Apr 1905). American pharmacologist who was a medical research pioneer who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1988 for the development of drugs that became essential in the treatment of several major diseases. He shared the prize with colleague Gertrude B. Elion and with Sir James W. Black.
  • 1998 – J. T. Walsh dies (b. 1943). Actor.
  • 1998 – Jack Micheline (Harvey Martin Silver) dies at 68. Bohemian poet. His first book of poetry was “River of Red Wine,” and his last was “Sixty Seven Poems for Downtrodden Saints.”
  • 1999 – While trying to circumnavigate the world in a hot air balloon, Colin Prescot and Andy Elson set a new endurance record after being in a hot air balloon for 233 hours and 55 minutes.
  • 1999 – Olusegun Obasanjo becomes Nigeria‘s first elected president since mid-1983.
  • 1999 – Brazilian poet Haraldo de Campos (b.1929) won the Mexican Octavio Paz Prize for poetry and essay writing. His major works include “Chess Game of the Stars” and “The Education of the Five Senses.”
  • 1999 – Rev. Henry J. Lyons, president of the National Baptist Convention USA, was convicted in Largo, Florida, of racketeering, grand theft and swindling millions of dollars from companies seeking to do business with his followers. He announced his resignation Mar 15. Lyons was sentenced to 5 ½ years in prison and ordered to repay almost $2.5 million.
  • 1999 – From Niger it was reported that a mass grave containing 149 old men, women and children had been found in eastern Niger. The victims were Toubou refugees displaced by fighting several years ago.
  • 1999 – In Nigeria Presidential elections were held. Nigerians voted to elect Olusegun Obasanjo their new president as the country marked the final phase of its return to democracy. Also it was reported that some 1,200 soldiers had died in fighting the rebels of the Revolutionary United Front in Sierra Leone.
  • 2000 – In Iceland the Mount Hekla volcano erupted.
  • 2000 – In Tijuana municipal police chief Alfredo de la Torre Marquez (49) was shot to death by assassins who sprayed his car with over 100 bullets.
  • 2002 – Ryanair Flight 296 catches fire in London Stansted Airport. Subsequent investigations criticize Ryanair‘s handling of the evacuation.
  • 2002 – 2002 Gujarat violence: a train catches fire a few minutes after it leaves the Godhra railway station, killing an estimated 58 Hindu pilgrims returning from Ayodhya and triggering riots that lead to the death of 1000 people, mostly Muslims.
  • 2002 – Alicia Keys won in 5 categories at the 44th annual Grammy Awards. Train won for best rock song: “Drops of Jupiter,” U2 won for best record of the year: “Walk On,” and Various Artists won the album of the year: “O Brother, Where Art Thou.”
  • 2002 – Spike Milligan dies (b. 1918). British comedian.
  • 2002 – Mary Stuart dies (b. 1926). Soap opera actress.
  • 2003 – Rowan Williams is enthroned as the 104th Archbishop of Canterbury in the Anglican church.
  • 2003 – John Lanchbery dies (b. 1923). English ballet composer.
  • 2003 – Fred Rogers dies (b. 1928). Children’s television celebrity “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood”.
  • 2004 – Paul Sweezy dies (b. 1910). Economist and founding editor of the Monthly Review.
  • 2004 – Shoko Asahara, líder da seita acusada do atentado com gás sarin no metro de Tóquio em 20 de março de 1995, é condenado à morte.
  • 2004 – A bombing of a Superferry by Abu Sayyaf in the Philippines kills 116, its worst terrorist attack.
  • 2004 – Former BPMC general secretary Ordrick Samuel launches a new party in Barbuda, Barbudans for a Better Barbuda.
  • 2005 – Pre-pay price capping on the Transport for London Oyster card is introduced.
  • 2006 – In Yemen a firing squad executed Abed Abdul Razak Kamel, an Islamic militant who killed three American missionaries in a south Yemen hospital in 2002.
  • 2006 – Otis Chandler dies. Former Publisher of the L.A. Times
 

Superliga: Benfica ainda está vivo Fevereiro 26, 2006

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Benfica 1 – 0 Porto

Um míssil com controlo remoto de Robert…

O Benfica jogava a sua última oportunidade de ainda ter esperanças (ainda que pequenas) de reconquistar o título e para isso tinha que ganhar. Relativamente ao onze do Liverpool saiu Beto entrando Karagounis. O Porto apresentou a sua equipa base dos últimos tempos mas com Baía na baliza devido à lesão de Helton.

Primeiros vinte minutos com muita pressão sobre o meio-campo, poucos espaços, mas a partir dessa altura o Benfica apareceu com mais iniciativa atacante e até com mais posse de bola.

O desequilibrio no marcador, porém, só aconteceu num livre de muito longe de Laurent Robert (39′). Apenas dois homens do Porto na oposição à bola, esta passa pela direita destes e descreve uma curva, batendo ainda no chão e ultrapassando Baía surpreendido com a potencia do remate e o desvio do “míssil”.

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Ao intervalo os adeptos do Benfica dividiam-se entre a alegria de estar a ganhar com a desilusão de Nuno Gomes ter perdido, logo a seguir ao 1-0, a oportunidade de ter matado o jogo quando isolado por um passe de Simão falhou inexplicavelmente um golo fácil.

Na segunda parte o Porto passou a ter mais iniciativa de jogo. Karagounis ia diminuindo de rendimento (físico) no Benfica. Raul Meireles da esquerda cruza para assistir Lucho, mas Leo corta no momento exacto para canto. Co Adriaanse mete Lisandro e Jorginho aos 71′ saindo Raúl Meireles e Ivanildo. No Benfica Koeman respondeu entrando Marco Ferreira (em vez de Robert aos 74′) e Beto para o lugar de Karagounis (aos 76′), pressentia-se que o jogo estava longe de estar resolvido e que o mais provável seria 1-1 ou 2-0 tal como o jogo passou a desenrolar-se. Ao contrário da primeira parte o jogo partia-se.

No entanto, nem o volume de jogo ofensivo do Porto dava resultado (agora com três pontas de lança! após a entrada de Hugo Almeida) nem os desiquilibrios no conta-ataque do Benfica geraram resultados excepto aos 90′ quando Marco Ferreira pela direita exige a Baía uma defesa incompleta com a bola a sobrar para o meio da área para Petit ser carregado por Lucho num penalty que João Ferreira (e o assistente) desconsideraram. A seguir Leo em jogada de ataque é solicitado pelo centro-esquerda, isola-se, mas o mesmo assistente marca fora de jogo inexistente.

Praticamente no último lance a bola metida na área encarnada encontra McCarthy para um remate à meia volta perigoso mas ao lado. Arbitragem com muitas falhas quer no aspecto tecnico quer disciplinar.

Destaque para Leo, outra vez o melhor em campo e Luisão impecável no jogo aéreo, enquanto no Porto, que esteve aquém das suas possibilidades, o jogador mais perigoso foi Quaresma.
Estádio da Luz, Lisboa

Árbitro: João Ferreira (Setúbal)

BENFICA: Moretto; Alcides, Luisão, Anderson e Léo; Petit, Manuel Fernandes e Karagounis (Beto, 76m); Simão, Nuno Gomes (Ricardo Rocha, 91m) e Laurent Robert (Marco Ferreira, 74m).

FC PORTO: Vítor Baía; Bosingwa, Pepe e Pedro Emanuel; Lucho, Paulo Asssunção e Raúl Meireles (Lisandro, 71m); Ivanildo (Jorginho, 71m), McCarthy, Adriano e Quaresma (Hugo Almeida, 80m).

Golos: 1-0 Laurent Robert (39′)
Disciplina: Amarelo a Quaresma (25m), McCarthy (51m), Pedro Emanuel (57m), Simão (70m), Petit (73m) e Paulo Assunção (77m).
 

Portuguese League 24th Matchday

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– 24th Matchday –
24 Feb 21:30 Gil Vicente

0-1 Boavista
25 Feb 19:00 Nacional 1-1 Vitória de Guimarães
25 Feb 21:15 Académica 0-3 Sporting
26 Feb 16:00 Belenenses 2-3 Naval 1º. de Maio
26 Feb 16:00 Marítimo 1-0 Estrela da Amadora
26 Feb 16:00 Vitória de Setúbal 2-0 Penafiel
26 Feb 16:00 Paços de Ferreira 1-1 União de Leiria
26 Feb 19:45 Benfica 1-0 Porto
27 Feb 20:30 Braga Rio Ave

Place Club Points Goals
1. Porto 51 35-14
2. Sporting 49 39-22
3. Benfica 46 38-21
4. Braga (*) 46 24-13
5. Boavista 44 34-20
6. Nacional 43 30-18
7. Vitória de Setúbal 39 21-18
8. União de Leiria 32 32-33
9. Marítimo 30 28-27
10. Belenenses 28 30-30
11. Estrela da Amadora 27 19-24
11. Gil Vicente 27 26-30
13.

Rio Ave (*)

26 25-30
13. Académica 26 23-35
13. Paços de Ferreira 26 23-35
16. Naval 1º. de Maio 24 24-35
16.

Vitória de Guimarães

24 16-30
18. Penafiel 11 16-48

Tomorrow: Braga-Rio Ave

– 25th Matchday –
3 Mar 21:30 Vitória de Guimarães

Vitória de Setúbal
4 Mar 16:00 Naval 1º. de Maio Marítimo
4 Mar 19:15 Boavista Braga
4 Mar 21:30 Estrela da Amadora Benfica
5 Mar 16:00 Penafiel Paços de Ferreira
5 Mar 16:00 União de Leiria Académica
5 Mar 18:30 Porto Nacional
5 Mar 19:45 Sporting Gil Vicente

6 Mar 20:30

Rio Ave Belenenses

 

On this day in History – Feb. 26

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  • 0747 – BC – Epoch (origin) of Ptolemy‘s Nabonassar Era.
  • 0277 – Mani dies (b. 216). Persian-born prophet, founder of the Manichaean religion
  • 0364 – Valentinian I is proclaimed Roman Emperor.
  • 1154 – King Roger II of Sicily dies (b. 1093).
  • 1266 – Battle of Benevento: French forces, under Charles of Anjou, overcome a combined GermanSicilian force.
  • 1266 – King Manfred of Sicily dies.
  • 1360 – Roger de Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March dies (b. 1328). English military leader.
  • 1361 – Wenceslaus, Holy Roman Emperor was born (d. 1419). King of Bohemia.
  • 1525 – Cuauhtémoc dies. Aztec ruler.
  • 1531 – Aproximadamente 30 mil pessoas morrem em consequência de um terramoto em Lisboa. ( Earthquake in Lisbon Portugal, kills 30,000 ).
  • 1549 – Antonio de Valdivieso, bispo nicaraguense, es asesinado por los hijos de Rodrigo de Contreras.
  • 1552 – Heinrich Faber dies. German composer.
  • 1561 – Jorge de Montemayor was born. Spanish writer.
  • 1564 – Christopher Marlowe was born (d. 1593). English dramatist.
  • 1577 – King Eric XIV of Sweden dies (b. 1533).
  • 1587 – Stefano Landi was born (d. 1639). Italian composer.
  • 1608 – John Still dies. English bishop.
  • 1616 – La Inquisición ordena la captura de Galileo.
  • 1630 – William Brade dies (d. 1560). English composer.
  • 1638 – Claude Gaspard Bachet de Méziriac dies (b. 1681). French mathematician.
  • 1671 – Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury was born (d. 1713). English politician and philosopher.
  • 1672 – Antoine Augustine Calmet was born (d. 1757). French theologian.
  • 1714 – James Hervey was born (d. 1758). English clergyman and writer.
  • 1715 – Claude Adrien Helvétius was born (d. 1771). French philosopher.
  • 1720 – Gian Francesco Albani was born (d. 1803). Italian Catholic cardinal.
  • 1723 – Thomas d’Urfey dies (b. 1653). English writer.
  • 1770 – Giuseppe Tartini dies (b. 1692). Italian composer.
  • 1786 – François Arago was born. French mathematician.
  • 1794 – Christiansborg Castle, Copenhagen burns down.
  • 1797 – The Bank of England issues the first one pound note.
  • 1799 – Émile Clapeyron was born (d. 1864). French engineer and physicist.
  • 1802 – Victor Hugo was born in Besançon (d. 1885). French writer (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables).
  • 1802 – Esek Hopkins dies (b. 1718). American Revolutionary War admiral.
  • 1808 – Honoré Daumier was born (d. 1879). French painter, illustrator, lithograph and sculptor.
  • 1813 – Robert Livingston dies (b. 1746). American signer of the Declaration of Independence.
  • 1814 – Charles Joseph Sainte-Claire Deville was born (d. 1876). French geologist.
  • 1815 – Napoleon Bonaparte escapes from Elba to start, with 1200 of his men, the 100-day re-conquest of France .
  • 1815 – Prince Josias of Coburg dies (b. 1737). Austrian general.
  • 1817 – Aparece “La Gaceta del Supremo Gobierno de Chile”, primera publicación chilena después de la reconquista española.
  • 1821 – Las tropas portuguesas de Río de Janeiro exigen que se jure en Brasil la Constitución proclamada el año anterior en Portugal.
  • 1824 – Born this day, Carlos Calvo, Argentinian diplomat, people rights scholar (Calvo Clause).
  • 1829 – Levi Strauss was born (d. 1902). Clothing designer, creator of blue jeans.
  • 1832 – Polish constitution abolished/replaced by Czar Nicholas I .
  • 1844 – Independencia de la República Dominicana de Haití.
  • 1845 – Alexander III was born in St Petersburg, Russian tsar (1881-94) .
  • 1846 – Buffalo Bill (William Frederick Cody) was born (d. 1917). American pioneer, officer, and hunter.
  • 1848 – German philosopher Karl Marx , aged 29, and his partner Frederick Engels published The Communist Manifesto.
  • 1848 – The second French Republic is proclaimed.
  • 1857 – Émile Coué was born (d. 1926). French psychologist.
  • 1861 – King Ferdinand of Bulgaria was born (d. 1948) .
  • 1861 – Nadezhda Konstantinovna Krupskaya was born (d. 1939). Russian revolutioner, Lenin‘s wife.
  • 1863 – U.S. President Abraham Lincoln signs the National Currency Act into law.
  • 1869 – Es abolida la esclavitud en las colonias portuguesas.
  • 1870 – In New York City, the first pneumaticsubway opens.
  • 1875 – Hans Böckler, was born, unionist and politician (d. 1951) .
  • 1876 – Agustin P. Justo y Rolon was born. President of Argentina (1931-38).
  • 1878 – María Gutiérrez dies. Argentine writer and politician.
  • 1879 – Frank Bridge was born (d. 1941). English composer.
  • 1882 – Husband E. Kimmel was born (d. 1968). American admiral.
  • 1883 – Miguel Ângelo Lupi dies in Lisbon (b. 8 May 1826). Portuguese painter.
  • 1885 – José de la Riva Aguero y Osuna was born. Peruvian writer and politician. President of Peru (1923-1927).
  • 1885 – Congress of Berlin, gives Congo to Belgium & Nigeria to England.
  • 1885 – Aleksandras Stulginskis was born (d. 1969). President of Lithuania.
  • 1887 – William Frawley was born (d. 1966). American actor.
  • 1887 – At the SCG, George Lohmann becomes the first bowler to take eight wickets in a Test innings.
  • 1887 – Benegal Narsing Rau was born in India. President of UN Security Council (1950)
  • 1892 – Os deputados às Cortes Gerais portuguesas, passaram e exercer a sua actividade sem remuneração
  • 1893 – I. A. Richards was born (d. 1979). English literary critic and rhetorician.
  • 1902 – Albert Anastasia was born (d. 1957). Italian-born gangster.
  • 1903 – Giulio Natta was born (d. 1979). Italian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate.
  • 1903 – Richard Jordan Gatling dies (d. 1818). American inventor.
  • 1903 – Agustín de Foxá was born in Madrid (d. 1959). Spanish writer and diplomat.
  • 1907 – Dub Taylor was born (d. 1994). American actor.
  • 1908 – King Leopold II is paid £5 million in exchange for the Congo Free State, now renamed the Belgian Congo.
  • 1908 – Tex Avery was born (d. 1980). American cartoonist.
  • 1908 – Jean-Pierre Wimille was born (d. 1949). French race car driver.
  • 1909 – King Talal was born (d. 1972). King of Jordan.
  • 1913 – Felix Draeseke dies (b. 1835). German composer.
  • 1914 – Robert Alda was born (d. 1986). American actor.
  • 1916 – Jackie Gleason was born (d. 1987). American actor, writer, composer, comedian.
  • 1918 – Theodore Sturgeon was born (d. 1985). American science fiction writer.
  • 1919 – An act of the U.S. Congress establishes most of the Grand Canyon as a United States National Park (see Grand Canyon National Park).
  • 1919 – Mason Adams was born. American actor.
  • 1919 – Rie Mastenbroek was born (d. 2003). Dutch swimmer.
  • 1920 – Tony Randall was born (d. 2004). American actor (The Odd Couple).
  • 1921 – Betty Hutton was born. American actress.
  • 1921 – Carl Menger dies (b. 1840). Austrian economist.
  • 1927 – Tom Kennedy was born. American game show host.
  • 1928 – Fats Domino was born. American musician .
  • 1928 – Anatoli Filipchenko was born. Cosmonaut .
  • 1929 – The Grand Teton National Park is created.
  • 1930 – Lazar Berman was born (d. 2005). Russian pianist.
  • 1930 – Yara Lins was born (d. 2004). Brazilian actress.
  • 1930 – 1st red & green traffic lights installed (Manhattan NYC). .
  • 1931 – Otto Wallach dies (b. 1847). German chemist, Nobel Prize laureate in 1910.
  • 1932 – Johnny Cash was born (d. 2003). American country music singer(I Walk The Line, Folsom Prison Blues, Boy Named Sue) .
  • 1933 – Godfrey Cambridge was born (d. 1976). African-American actor and comedian.
  • 1933 – Sir James Goldsmith was born in Paris (d. 18 Jul 1997). British financir, billionaire businessman and founder of the Euro-sceptic Referendum Party.
  • 1934 – Robert Novak was born. American political columnist
  • 1935 – The Luftwaffe is reformed.
  • 1935 – Robert Watson-Watt gives the first public demonstration of RADAR.
  • 1935 – António da Cunha Teles was born. Portuguese film director.
  • 1936 – In the February 26 Incident, young Japanese military officers attempt to stage a coup against the government.
  • 1936 – José Policarpo da Cruz, was born. Portuguese, ordained a Catholic priest on 15 Aug 1961, appointed auxiliary of Lisbon on 26 May 1978 and consecrated bishop on 29 June 1978; appointed Coadjutor Archbishop of Lisbon on 05 March 1997; succeeded Cardinal António Ribeiro as Patriarch of Lisbon on 24 March 1998; made a cardinal on 21 February 2001.
  • 1939 – Manifestação dos Sindicatos Nacionais, Casas do Povo e Casas dos Pescadores de apoio à política corporativista do governo de Salazar.
  • 1940 – Segunda Guerra Mundial: el destructor británico “Cossak” aborda al buque alemán “Altmark” y libera a los 300 prisioneros ingleses que transportaba .
  • 1941 – Tony Ray-Jones was born (d. 1972). British photographer.
  • 1943 – Bill Duke was born. American actor and director.
  • 1944 – Shooting begins of the Nazi propaganda film, “The Fuhrer Gives a Village to the Jews” in Theresienstadt.
  • 1945 – Marta Kristen was born. Norwegian actress.
  • 1946 – Ahmed H. Zewail was born. Egyptian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate.
  • 1947 – Sandy Shaw, [Sandra Goodrich], was born in Dagenham Essex. English singer, Eurovision Song Contest winner .
  • 1949 – Un movimiento cívico-militar derroca al presidente de Paraguay, general Raimundo Rolón.
  • 1950 – Oscar Osorio vence en las elecciones presidenciales de El Salvador .
  • 1951 – Lee Atwater was born (d. 1991). American political operative.
  • 1952 – United Kingdom Prime Minister Winston Churchill announces that his nation has an atomic bomb.
  • 1954 – Michael Bolton was born. American singer.
  • 1956 – Keisuke Kuwata was born. Japanese singer.
  • 1956 – Michel Houellebecq was born. French novelist.
  • 1957 – Joe Mullen was born. American ice hockey player
  • 1957 – Besim Hasani was born. President of Kosova Olimpic Committee
  • 1959 – Rolando Blackman was born. Panamanian basketball star
  • 1959 – Lou Costello dies at 52. Actor (Abbott & Costello).
  • 1961 – King Mohammed V of Morocco dies (b. 1909)
  • 1961 – O príncipe Hassan ascende ao trono do Marrocos como rei Hassan II, após a morte repentina de seu pai Mohammed V.
  • 1961 -The Italian held capital of Somaliland, Mogadishu, is captured by British forces
  • 1962 – Greg Germann was born. American actor.
  • 1966 – Apollo Program: Launch of AS-201, the first flight of the Saturn IB rocket.
  • 1966 – Vinayak Damodar Savarkar dies (b. 1883). Indian freedom fighter and writer.
  • 1968 – Thirty-two African nations agreed to boycott the Olympics because of the presence of South Africa.
  • 1969 – Levi Eshkol dies (b. 1895). Prime Minister of Israel.
  • 1969 – Karl Jaspers dies (b. 1883). German psychiatrist.
  • 1970 – National Public Radio incorporates as a non-profit corporation.
  • 1971 – Secretary-General U Thant signs United Nations proclamation of the vernal equinox as Earth Day.
  • 1971 – Fernandel dies (b. 1903). French actor (Death of Champion).
  • 1971 – Erykah Badu was born. American singer.
  • 1972 – Buffalo Creek Flood caused by a burst dam kills 125 in West Virginia.
  • 1973 – Marshall Faulk was born. American football star .
  • 1973 – Jenny Thompson was born. U.S. Olympic swimmer .
  • 1973 – Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was born. Norwegian footballer.
  • 1974 – Sébastien Loeb was born. French WRC driver .
  • 1975 – Em Portugal, foi promulgada a Lei da Imprensa.
  • 1976 – Spain departs from Spanish Sahara Spain completes its withdrawal from Spanish Sahara, a former colonial territory in northeastern Africa .
  • 1980 – A República Árabe do Egito e o estado de Israel estabeleceram relações diplomáticas, pondo fim a trinta anos de guerra entre as duas nações.
  • 1981 – Howard Hanson dies (b. 1896). American composer.
  • 1982 – Paco Martínez Soria dies (b. 1902). Spanish actor.
  • 1984 – Natalia Lafourcade was born. Mexican pop singer .
  • 1985 – 27th Grammy Awards What’s Love Got to Do With It, Cyndi Lauper wins.
  • 1985 – Tjalling Koopmans was born (d. 1910). Dutch economist, Bank of Sweden Prize winner.
  • 1986 – Robert Penn Warren is named poet laureate of the United States.
  • 1987 – Iran-Contra affair: The Tower Commission rebukes American President Ronald Reagan for not controlling his national security staff.
  • 1988 – La Asamblea Legislativa de Panamá sustituye al presidente Eric Arturo Delvalle por Manuel Solis de Palma.
  • 1988 – The Soviet Union’s hockey team clinched the gold medal at the Winter Olympics in Calgary, Canada.
  • 1988 – Hugo Ribeiro dies. Portuguese mathematicien
  • 1990 – Sinnead O’Connor was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with Nothing Compares 2 U.
  • 1990 – The Sandinistas are defeated in Nicaraguan elections.
  • 1991 – During the Gulf War, Kuwait City is liberated and Iraq begins its withdrawl
  • 1991 – El Partido Nacionalista de Bangladesh gana las primeras elecciones libres en este país tras catorce años de Gobierno militar.
  • 1991 – Tim Berners-Lee introduces WorldWideWeb, the first web browser.
  • 1991 – Gulf War: On Baghdad Radio Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein announces the withdrawal of Iraqi troops from Kuwait.
  • 1991 – É instalado o STJ – Superior Tribunal de Justiça, que havia sido criado pela Constituição de 1988 do Brasil.
  • 1992 – Xocali slaughter. More than 600 people of the town of Xocali, Azerbaijan, are killed by Armenian forces during war in Karabakh.
  • 1993 – World Trade Center bombing: In New York City, a van bomb parked below the North Tower of the World Trade Center goes off, killing 6 and injuring over a thousand. 4 Islamic extremists were convicted and each sentenced to 240 years in prison.
  • 1993 – In Egypt a bomb in a coffee shop killed 3 people and injured 18 In Cairo.
  • 1993 – Taylor Dooley was born. American actress.
  • 1993 – Constance Ford dies (b. 1923). American actress.
  • 1994 – Portugal : Oficial opening of Lisbon European Capital of Culture
    Abertura oficial de Lisboa 94 — Capital Europeia de Cultura.
  • 1994 – Bill Hicks dies (b. 1961). American comedian.
  • 1995 – The United Kingdom‘s oldest investment banking firm, Barings Bank collapses after a securities broker, Nick Leeson, loses $1.4 billion by gambling on the Singapore Monetary Exchange Simex with derivative securities.
  • 1997 – 39th Grammy Awards “Change the World” Babyface won four awards, including record of the year; Celine Dion’s “Falling Into You” won album of the year and best pop album.
  • 1997 – O governo suíço dá sua aprovação final para a constituição de um fundo para sobreviventes do Holocausto. Esse dinheiro pertencia aos judeus que viviam na Europa durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial. Após ser roubado por nazistas, o dinheiro foi depositado em bancos suíços.
  • 1997 – David Doyle dies (b. 1929). American actor.
  • 1998 – Theodore Schultz dies (b. 1902). American economist, Nobel Prize laureate.
  • 1998 – Eclipse total de sol (se percibe especialmente en la costa venezolana del Océano Pacífico .
  • 1999 – In Iran elections were planned for cities, towns and village councils. These were the first elections since the 1979 revolution.
  • 2000 – Heavy rains continued to ravage South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. 33 people were reported dead in the northern province of South Africa and 29 dead in Zimbabwe.
  • 2001 – Iconoclastic Taliban destroys archeological treasures. The Taliban destroy two giant Buddha statues in Bamiyan, Afghanistan.
  • 2001 – Winners at the Brit Awards included Coldplay, Best British group, Robbie Williams, Best British Male artist and Best single for Rock DJ, Sonique, Best British Female artist, Best Dance act, Fat Boy Slim and U2 won Outstanding contribution.
  • 2001 – The Treaty of Nice which updates previous treaties of the European Community, is signed by its 15 states: Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands; Denmark, Ireland, the UK; Greece; Spain, Portugal; Austria, Finland, and Sweden.It would be ratified by the parliaments of all except Ireland, whose constitution requires a referendum. Ireland would hold its referendum on 07 June 2001, 34% of eligible voters would participate, of which 54% reject the treaty. Ireland would repeat the referendum on 19 October 2002 and this time the Nice Treaty would be approved by 65% of the voters.
  • 2002 – Lawrence Tierney dies (b. 1919). American actor.
  • 2003 – Gerhard Czerwensky dies. Economist .
  • 2004 – The United States lifts a ban on travel to Libya, ending travel restrictions to the nation that had lasted for 23 years.
  • 2004 – Shankarrao Chavan dies (b. 1920). Indian politician, Chief Minister of Maharashtra
  • 2004 – Adolf Ehrnrooth dies (b. 1905). Finnish general, war veteran .
  • 2004 – Boris Trajkovski dies when an aging Beechcraft Super King Air 200 twin-engine turboprop airplane crashes at 08:01 (07:01 UT), in rain, heavy cloud cover and thick fog, near village Bitonja, Bosnia (b. 1956). President of the Republic of Macedonia.
  • 2004 – Silas Warner dies. Computer game programmer .
  • 2005 – Hosni Mubarak the president of Egypt orders the constitution changed to allow multi-candidate presidential elections before September 2005 by asking Egyptian parliament to amend Article 76 of the constitution.
  • 2005 – Jef Raskin dies (b. 1943). American computer scientist.
  • Bahá’í Faith – February 26, Day 1 of Ayyám-i-Há (Intercalary Days) – days in the Bahá’í calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
  • Nation of IslamSavior’s Day – commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.
 

On this day in History – Feb. 26

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  • 0747 – BC – Epoch (origin) of Ptolemy‘s Nabonassar Era.
  • 0277 – Mani dies (b. 216). Persian-born prophet, founder of the Manichaean religion
  • 0364 – Valentinian I is proclaimed Roman Emperor.
  • 1154 – King Roger II of Sicily dies (b. 1093).
  • 1266 – Battle of Benevento: French forces, under Charles of Anjou, overcome a combined GermanSicilian force.
  • 1266 – King Manfred of Sicily dies.
  • 1360 – Roger de Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March dies (b. 1328). English military leader.
  • 1361 – Wenceslaus, Holy Roman Emperor was born (d. 1419). King of Bohemia.
  • 1525 – Cuauhtémoc dies. Aztec ruler.
  • 1531 – Aproximadamente 30 mil pessoas morrem em consequência de um terramoto em Lisboa. ( Earthquake in Lisbon Portugal, kills 30,000 ).
  • 1549 – Antonio de Valdivieso, bispo nicaraguense, es asesinado por los hijos de Rodrigo de Contreras.
  • 1552 – Heinrich Faber dies. German composer.
  • 1561 – Jorge de Montemayor was born. Spanish writer.
  • 1564 – Christopher Marlowe was born (d. 1593). English dramatist.
  • 1577 – King Eric XIV of Sweden dies (b. 1533).
  • 1587 – Stefano Landi was born (d. 1639). Italian composer.
  • 1608 – John Still dies. English bishop.
  • 1616 – La Inquisición ordena la captura de Galileo.
  • 1630 – William Brade dies (d. 1560). English composer.
  • 1638 – Claude Gaspard Bachet de Méziriac dies (b. 1681). French mathematician.
  • 1671 – Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury was born (d. 1713). English politician and philosopher.
  • 1672 – Antoine Augustine Calmet was born (d. 1757). French theologian.
  • 1714 – James Hervey was born (d. 1758). English clergyman and writer.
  • 1715 – Claude Adrien Helvétius was born (d. 1771). French philosopher.
  • 1720 – Gian Francesco Albani was born (d. 1803). Italian Catholic cardinal.
  • 1723 – Thomas d’Urfey dies (b. 1653). English writer.
  • 1770 – Giuseppe Tartini dies (b. 1692). Italian composer.
  • 1786 – François Arago was born. French mathematician.
  • 1794 – Christiansborg Castle, Copenhagen burns down.
  • 1797 – The Bank of England issues the first one pound note.
  • 1799 – Émile Clapeyron was born (d. 1864). French engineer and physicist.
  • 1802 – Victor Hugo was born in Besançon (d. 1885). French writer (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables).
  • 1802 – Esek Hopkins dies (b. 1718). American Revolutionary War admiral.
  • 1808 – Honoré Daumier was born (d. 1879). French painter, illustrator, lithograph and sculptor.
  • 1813 – Robert Livingston dies (b. 1746). American signer of the Declaration of Independence.
  • 1814 – Charles Joseph Sainte-Claire Deville was born (d. 1876). French geologist.
  • 1815 – Napoleon Bonaparte escapes from Elba to start, with 1200 of his men, the 100-day re-conquest of France .
  • 1815 – Prince Josias of Coburg dies (b. 1737). Austrian general.
  • 1817 – Aparece “La Gaceta del Supremo Gobierno de Chile”, primera publicación chilena después de la reconquista española.
  • 1821 – Las tropas portuguesas de Río de Janeiro exigen que se jure en Brasil la Constitución proclamada el año anterior en Portugal.
  • 1824 – Born this day, Carlos Calvo, Argentinian diplomat, people rights scholar (Calvo Clause).
  • 1829 – Levi Strauss was born (d. 1902). Clothing designer, creator of blue jeans.
  • 1832 – Polish constitution abolished/replaced by Czar Nicholas I .
  • 1844 – Independencia de la República Dominicana de Haití.
  • 1845 – Alexander III was born in St Petersburg, Russian tsar (1881-94) .
  • 1846 – Buffalo Bill (William Frederick Cody) was born (d. 1917). American pioneer, officer, and hunter.
  • 1848 – German philosopher Karl Marx , aged 29, and his partner Frederick Engels published The Communist Manifesto.
  • 1848 – The second French Republic is proclaimed.
  • 1857 – Émile Coué was born (d. 1926). French psychologist.
  • 1861 – King Ferdinand of Bulgaria was born (d. 1948) .
  • 1861 – Nadezhda Konstantinovna Krupskaya was born (d. 1939). Russian revolutioner, Lenin‘s wife.
  • 1863 – U.S. President Abraham Lincoln signs the National Currency Act into law.
  • 1869 – Es abolida la esclavitud en las colonias portuguesas.
  • 1870 – In New York City, the first pneumaticsubway opens.
  • 1875 – Hans Böckler, was born, unionist and politician (d. 1951) .
  • 1876 – Agustin P. Justo y Rolon was born. President of Argentina (1931-38).
  • 1878 – María Gutiérrez dies. Argentine writer and politician.
  • 1879 – Frank Bridge was born (d. 1941). English composer.
  • 1882 – Husband E. Kimmel was born (d. 1968). American admiral.
  • 1883 – Miguel Ângelo Lupi dies in Lisbon (b. 8 May 1826). Portuguese painter.
  • 1885 – José de la Riva Aguero y Osuna was born. Peruvian writer and politician. President of Peru (1923-1927).
  • 1885 – Congress of Berlin, gives Congo to Belgium & Nigeria to England.
  • 1885 – Aleksandras Stulginskis was born (d. 1969). President of Lithuania.
  • 1887 – William Frawley was born (d. 1966). American actor.
  • 1887 – At the SCG, George Lohmann becomes the first bowler to take eight wickets in a Test innings.
  • 1887 – Benegal Narsing Rau was born in India. President of UN Security Council (1950)
  • 1892 – Os deputados às Cortes Gerais portuguesas, passaram e exercer a sua actividade sem remuneração
  • 1893 – I. A. Richards was born (d. 1979). English literary critic and rhetorician.
  • 1902 – Albert Anastasia was born (d. 1957). Italian-born gangster.
  • 1903 – Giulio Natta was born (d. 1979). Italian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate.
  • 1903 – Richard Jordan Gatling dies (d. 1818). American inventor.
  • 1903 – Agustín de Foxá was born in Madrid (d. 1959). Spanish writer and diplomat.
  • 1907 – Dub Taylor was born (d. 1994). American actor.
  • 1908 – King Leopold II is paid £5 million in exchange for the Congo Free State, now renamed the Belgian Congo.
  • 1908 – Tex Avery was born (d. 1980). American cartoonist.
  • 1908 – Jean-Pierre Wimille was born (d. 1949). French race car driver.
  • 1909 – King Talal was born (d. 1972). King of Jordan.
  • 1913 – Felix Draeseke dies (b. 1835). German composer.
  • 1914 – Robert Alda was born (d. 1986). American actor.
  • 1916 – Jackie Gleason was born (d. 1987). American actor, writer, composer, comedian.
  • 1918 – Theodore Sturgeon was born (d. 1985). American science fiction writer.
  • 1919 – An act of the U.S. Congress establishes most of the Grand Canyon as a United States National Park (see Grand Canyon National Park).
  • 1919 – Mason Adams was born. American actor.
  • 1919 – Rie Mastenbroek was born (d. 2003). Dutch swimmer.
  • 1920 – Tony Randall was born (d. 2004). American actor (The Odd Couple).
  • 1921 – Betty Hutton was born. American actress.
  • 1921 – Carl Menger dies (b. 1840). Austrian economist.
  • 1927 – Tom Kennedy was born. American game show host.
  • 1928 – Fats Domino was born. American musician .
  • 1928 – Anatoli Filipchenko was born. Cosmonaut .
  • 1929 – The Grand Teton National Park is created.
  • 1930 – Lazar Berman was born (d. 2005). Russian pianist.
  • 1930 – Yara Lins was born (d. 2004). Brazilian actress.
  • 1930 – 1st red & green traffic lights installed (Manhattan NYC). .
  • 1931 – Otto Wallach dies (b. 1847). German chemist, Nobel Prize laureate in 1910.
  • 1932 – Johnny Cash was born (d. 2003). American country music singer(I Walk The Line, Folsom Prison Blues, Boy Named Sue) .
  • 1933 – Godfrey Cambridge was born (d. 1976). African-American actor and comedian.
  • 1933 – Sir James Goldsmith was born in Paris (d. 18 Jul 1997). British financir, billionaire businessman and founder of the Euro-sceptic Referendum Party.
  • 1934 – Robert Novak was born. American political columnist
  • 1935 – The Luftwaffe is reformed.
  • 1935 – Robert Watson-Watt gives the first public demonstration of RADAR.
  • 1935 – António da Cunha Teles was born. Portuguese film director.
  • 1936 – In the February 26 Incident, young Japanese military officers attempt to stage a coup against the government.
  • 1936 – José Policarpo da Cruz, was born. Portuguese, ordained a Catholic priest on 15 Aug 1961, appointed auxiliary of Lisbon on 26 May 1978 and consecrated bishop on 29 June 1978; appointed Coadjutor Archbishop of Lisbon on 05 March 1997; succeeded Cardinal António Ribeiro as Patriarch of Lisbon on 24 March 1998; made a cardinal on 21 February 2001.
  • 1939 – Manifestação dos Sindicatos Nacionais, Casas do Povo e Casas dos Pescadores de apoio à política corporativista do governo de Salazar.
  • 1940 – Segunda Guerra Mundial: el destructor británico “Cossak” aborda al buque alemán “Altmark” y libera a los 300 prisioneros ingleses que transportaba .
  • 1941 – Tony Ray-Jones was born (d. 1972). British photographer.
  • 1943 – Bill Duke was born. American actor and director.
  • 1944 – Shooting begins of the Nazi propaganda film, “The Fuhrer Gives a Village to the Jews” in Theresienstadt.
  • 1945 – Marta Kristen was born. Norwegian actress.
  • 1946 – Ahmed H. Zewail was born. Egyptian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate.
  • 1947 – Sandy Shaw, [Sandra Goodrich], was born in Dagenham Essex. English singer, Eurovision Song Contest winner .
  • 1949 – Un movimiento cívico-militar derroca al presidente de Paraguay, general Raimundo Rolón.
  • 1950 – Oscar Osorio vence en las elecciones presidenciales de El Salvador .
  • 1951 – Lee Atwater was born (d. 1991). American political operative.
  • 1952 – United Kingdom Prime Minister Winston Churchill announces that his nation has an atomic bomb.
  • 1954 – Michael Bolton was born. American singer.
  • 1956 – Keisuke Kuwata was born. Japanese singer.
  • 1956 – Michel Houellebecq was born. French novelist.
  • 1957 – Joe Mullen was born. American ice hockey player
  • 1957 – Besim Hasani was born. President of Kosova Olimpic Committee
  • 1959 – Rolando Blackman was born. Panamanian basketball star
  • 1959 – Lou Costello dies at 52. Actor (Abbott & Costello).
  • 1961 – King Mohammed V of Morocco dies (b. 1909)
  • 1961 – O príncipe Hassan ascende ao trono do Marrocos como rei Hassan II, após a morte repentina de seu pai Mohammed V.
  • 1961 -The Italian held capital of Somaliland, Mogadishu, is captured by British forces
  • 1962 – Greg Germann was born. American actor.
  • 1966 – Apollo Program: Launch of AS-201, the first flight of the Saturn IB rocket.
  • 1966 – Vinayak Damodar Savarkar dies (b. 1883). Indian freedom fighter and writer.
  • 1968 – Thirty-two African nations agreed to boycott the Olympics because of the presence of South Africa.
  • 1969 – Levi Eshkol dies (b. 1895). Prime Minister of Israel.
  • 1969 – Karl Jaspers dies (b. 1883). German psychiatrist.
  • 1970 – National Public Radio incorporates as a non-profit corporation.
  • 1971 – Secretary-General U Thant signs United Nations proclamation of the vernal equinox as Earth Day.
  • 1971 – Fernandel dies (b. 1903). French actor (Death of Champion).
  • 1971 – Erykah Badu was born. American singer.
  • 1972 – Buffalo Creek Flood caused by a burst dam kills 125 in West Virginia.
  • 1973 – Marshall Faulk was born. American football star .
  • 1973 – Jenny Thompson was born. U.S. Olympic swimmer .
  • 1973 – Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was born. Norwegian footballer.
  • 1974 – Sébastien Loeb was born. French WRC driver .
  • 1975 – Em Portugal, foi promulgada a Lei da Imprensa.
  • 1976 – Spain departs from Spanish Sahara Spain completes its withdrawal from Spanish Sahara, a former colonial territory in northeastern Africa .
  • 1980 – A República Árabe do Egito e o estado de Israel estabeleceram relações diplomáticas, pondo fim a trinta anos de guerra entre as duas nações.
  • 1981 – Howard Hanson dies (b. 1896). American composer.
  • 1982 – Paco Martínez Soria dies (b. 1902). Spanish actor.
  • 1984 – Natalia Lafourcade was born. Mexican pop singer .
  • 1985 – 27th Grammy Awards What’s Love Got to Do With It, Cyndi Lauper wins.
  • 1985 – Tjalling Koopmans was born (d. 1910). Dutch economist, Bank of Sweden Prize winner.
  • 1986 – Robert Penn Warren is named poet laureate of the United States.
  • 1987 – Iran-Contra affair: The Tower Commission rebukes American President Ronald Reagan for not controlling his national security staff.
  • 1988 – La Asamblea Legislativa de Panamá sustituye al presidente Eric Arturo Delvalle por Manuel Solis de Palma.
  • 1988 – The Soviet Union’s hockey team clinched the gold medal at the Winter Olympics in Calgary, Canada.
  • 1988 – Hugo Ribeiro dies. Portuguese mathematicien
  • 1990 – Sinnead O’Connor was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with Nothing Compares 2 U.
  • 1990 – The Sandinistas are defeated in Nicaraguan elections.
  • 1991 – During the Gulf War, Kuwait City is liberated and Iraq begins its withdrawl
  • 1991 – El Partido Nacionalista de Bangladesh gana las primeras elecciones libres en este país tras catorce años de Gobierno militar.
  • 1991 – Tim Berners-Lee introduces WorldWideWeb, the first web browser.
  • 1991 – Gulf War: On Baghdad Radio Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein announces the withdrawal of Iraqi troops from Kuwait.
  • 1991 – É instalado o STJ – Superior Tribunal de Justiça, que havia sido criado pela Constituição de 1988 do Brasil.
  • 1992 – Xocali slaughter. More than 600 people of the town of Xocali, Azerbaijan, are killed by Armenian forces during war in Karabakh.
  • 1993 – World Trade Center bombing: In New York City, a van bomb parked below the North Tower of the World Trade Center goes off, killing 6 and injuring over a thousand. 4 Islamic extremists were convicted and each sentenced to 240 years in prison.
  • 1993 – In Egypt a bomb in a coffee shop killed 3 people and injured 18 In Cairo.
  • 1993 – Taylor Dooley was born. American actress.
  • 1993 – Constance Ford dies (b. 1923). American actress.
  • 1994 – Portugal : Oficial opening of Lisbon European Capital of Culture
    Abertura oficial de Lisboa 94 — Capital Europeia de Cultura.
  • 1994 – Bill Hicks dies (b. 1961). American comedian.
  • 1995 – The United Kingdom‘s oldest investment banking firm, Barings Bank collapses after a securities broker, Nick Leeson, loses $1.4 billion by gambling on the Singapore Monetary Exchange Simex with derivative securities.
  • 1997 – 39th Grammy Awards “Change the World” Babyface won four awards, including record of the year; Celine Dion’s “Falling Into You” won album of the year and best pop album.
  • 1997 – O governo suíço dá sua aprovação final para a constituição de um fundo para sobreviventes do Holocausto. Esse dinheiro pertencia aos judeus que viviam na Europa durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial. Após ser roubado por nazistas, o dinheiro foi depositado em bancos suíços.
  • 1997 – David Doyle dies (b. 1929). American actor.
  • 1998 – Theodore Schultz dies (b. 1902). American economist, Nobel Prize laureate.
  • 1998 – Eclipse total de sol (se percibe especialmente en la costa venezolana del Océano Pacífico .
  • 1999 – In Iran elections were planned for cities, towns and village councils. These were the first elections since the 1979 revolution.
  • 2000 – Heavy rains continued to ravage South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. 33 people were reported dead in the northern province of South Africa and 29 dead in Zimbabwe.
  • 2001 – Iconoclastic Taliban destroys archeological treasures. The Taliban destroy two giant Buddha statues in Bamiyan, Afghanistan.
  • 2001 – Winners at the Brit Awards included Coldplay, Best British group, Robbie Williams, Best British Male artist and Best single for Rock DJ, Sonique, Best British Female artist, Best Dance act, Fat Boy Slim and U2 won Outstanding contribution.
  • 2001 – The Treaty of Nice which updates previous treaties of the European Community, is signed by its 15 states: Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands; Denmark, Ireland, the UK; Greece; Spain, Portugal; Austria, Finland, and Sweden.It would be ratified by the parliaments of all except Ireland, whose constitution requires a referendum. Ireland would hold its referendum on 07 June 2001, 34% of eligible voters would participate, of which 54% reject the treaty. Ireland would repeat the referendum on 19 October 2002 and this time the Nice Treaty would be approved by 65% of the voters.
  • 2002 – Lawrence Tierney dies (b. 1919). American actor.
  • 2003 – Gerhard Czerwensky dies. Economist .
  • 2004 – The United States lifts a ban on travel to Libya, ending travel restrictions to the nation that had lasted for 23 years.
  • 2004 – Shankarrao Chavan dies (b. 1920). Indian politician, Chief Minister of Maharashtra
  • 2004 – Adolf Ehrnrooth dies (b. 1905). Finnish general, war veteran .
  • 2004 – Boris Trajkovski dies when an aging Beechcraft Super King Air 200 twin-engine turboprop airplane crashes at 08:01 (07:01 UT), in rain, heavy cloud cover and thick fog, near village Bitonja, Bosnia (b. 1956). President of the Republic of Macedonia.
  • 2004 – Silas Warner dies. Computer game programmer .
  • 2005 – Hosni Mubarak the president of Egypt orders the constitution changed to allow multi-candidate presidential elections before September 2005 by asking Egyptian parliament to amend Article 76 of the constitution.
  • 2005 – Jef Raskin dies (b. 1943). American computer scientist.
  • Bahá’í Faith – February 26, Day 1 of Ayyám-i-Há (Intercalary Days) – days in the Bahá’í calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
  • Nation of IslamSavior’s Day – commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.
 

Sporting ganha em Coimbra e agora… espera Fevereiro 25, 2006

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Académica 0 – 3 Sporting

O Sporting teve a sua vida mais facilitada do que provavelmente estava à espera porque não eram ainda jogados dois minutos e já estava a vencer num lance polémico em que Liedson está claramente em fora de jogo mas não vai à bola e quando o cruzamento da esquerda é feito João Moutinho, na nossa opinião, está à frente da linha da bola e também à frente da linha defensiva. Um defesa coimbrão tenta tirar a bola da baliza mas João Moutinho que sempre acompanhou o lance não permitiu o alívio e concretizou o primeiro golo.

Não era esta posição (de derrotado) para o qual a Académica teria preparado o seu esquema e os primeiros vinte – vinte e cinco minutos foram dominados pelo Sporting. Porém, por volta dessa altura a Académica passou a importunar a defesa do Sporting (conseguindo tirar dois amarelos aos leões) criando alguns lances de perigo, como um remate de cabeça ao lado e um cruzamento da direita com Ricardo a ter que se aplicar com uma palmada e um academista a recarregar de cabeça ao lado!

O início da segunda parte foi uma extensão da parte final da primeira parte com a Académica postada em tentar o empate, mas aos 57′ o jogo ficou resolvido. Pontapé longo desde a área do Sporting, Hugo Alcantara de cabeça corta para a vizinhança de Liedson que de pé esquerdo faz um grande golo.

A perder por 2-0, a Académica tentou chegar ao golo que pudesse relançar a discussão pelo resultado, nunca deixou Ricardo descansado entre os postes, mas percebeu-se que o vencedor estava encontrado. Num contra-ataque Liedson perde o 0-3 e depois foi Pedro Roma que esteve em evidencia pela negativa. Primeiro fora da área comete falta para amarelo, mais tarde na sua área de baliza e aquando da reposição da bola recebe um toque ligeiro de Liedson e responde-lhe com uma cotovelada… O árbitro expulsa o guarda-redes da Académica e marca penalty … mas também aqui se a decisão disciplinar é indiscutível a decisão técnica devia ser marcar falta contra o Sporting (o guarda-redes não pode ser estorvado na reposição da bola em jogo) e não penalty contra a Académica que já tinha esgotado as substituições. Gelson foi para a baliza e Nani fez o 0-3 final na conversão da penalidade.

Agora sentadinhos no sofá os jogadores (e adeptos) do Sporting esperam um escorregão do Porto amanhã na Luz, para reforçar a candidatura na luta pelo título. Vamos é ver se os jogadores do Benfica vão dar a ajuda que eles querem. Ironias …

Local: Estádio Cidade de Coimbra

Árbitro: Jorge Sousa, do Porto

ACADÉMICA: Pedro Roma; Sarmento (Luciano, 56m), Danilo, Hugo Alcântara (Gelson, 70m) e Vítor Vinha; Roberto Brum; Dionattan, Filipe Teixeira e Ndoey (Nuno Piloto, 70m); Joeano e Serjão

SPORTING: Ricardo; Abel, Tonel, Polga e Caneira; Custódio; João Moutinho (Hugo, 86m), Romagnoli (João Alves, 56m) e Nani; Deivid (Douala, 73m) e Liedson

Marcadores: João Moutinho (2m), Liedson (57m) e Nani (90m, g.p.)

Disciplina: Cartão amarelo a Caneira (41m), Abel (45m), Roberto Brum (51m), Pedro Roma (80m) e Douala (94m). Cartão vermelho a Pedro Roma (87m).

 

Guimarães empata na Madeira, com o Nacional

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Depois de ontem o Boavista ter conseguido ganhar ao Gil Vicente por 1-0 (golo de João Pinto) no arranque da Jornada 24, e conseguindo a sétima vitória consecutiva !! a jornada continuou hoje com o Nacional – Vitória de Guimarães, jogo acabado de terminar com o empate de 1-1. Marcou primeiro o Vitória de Guimarães por Weslwy aos 14′, mas ainda na primeira parte o Nacional empatou por Chilikov (aos 38′). Na 2ª. parte o Nacional foi mesmo a equipa que mais atacou, principalmente após a entrada de André Pinto, mas ambas as equipas procuraram até ao fim vitória o que nenhuma viria a conseguir, justificando-se o empate

Árbitro: Hélio Santos, de Lisboa

Nacional – Diego; Patacas, Emerson, Ricardo Fernandes e Miguelito; Bruno, Cléber (Spadacio, 30 m) e Chainho; Alexandre Goulart (Marchant, 67 m), Chilikov e Miguel Fidalgo (André Pinto, 56 m).

V. Guimarães – Nilson; Vítor Moreno (Mário Sérgio, 46 m), Geromel, Moreno e Paíto; Otacílio e Flávio Meireles; Wesley, Benachour (Paulo Sérgio, 85 m) e Neca (Antchouet, 66 m); Saganowski.

Marcador: 0-1 por Wesley (14 m); 1-1 por Chilikov (38 m).

Disciplina: cartão amarelo a Flávio Meireles (66 m), Antchouet (71 m) e Patacas (76 m).

 

O que eles dizem … curtas e boas

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“Não sei onde vai terminar o meu trajecto como treinador” (Paulo Bento) – Pudera, pois só agora está a começar ?!

“Gostava de ser campeão” (António Salvador, Presidente do Braga). Quem é que não gosta? Nem que seja do torneio de sueca lá do bairro…

“Tem de fazer chover para cima” (Scolari, sobre as possibilidades de levar um estreante ao Mundial). Ó homem bastava que fizesse chover para já ser um milagreiro. Agora chover para cima? O que é isso?

“Quantos golos o Baía tem de defender no domingo para Co Adriaanse o manter na baliza?” (adepto anónimo, certamente do Benfica, relembrado do “golo” defendido na época passada).

 

De Tarde – Cesário Verde

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Campo de papoilas

Naquele pic-nic de burguesas,
Houve uma coisa simplesmente bela,
E que, sem ter historia nem grandezas,
Em todo o caso dava uma aguarela.

Foi quando tu, descendo do burrico.
Foste colher, sem impostutras tolas,
A um granzoal azul de grão-de-bico
Um ramalhete rubro de papoulas.

Pouco depois, em cima duns penhascos,
Nós acampámos, inda o Sol se via;
E houve talhadas de melão, damascos,
E pão de ló molhado em malvasia.

Mas, todo púrpuro a sair da renda
Dos teus dois seios como duas rolas,
Era supremo encanto da merenda
O ramalhete rubro das papoulas!

José Joaquim Cesário Verde ( n. em Lisboa a 25 de Fev 1855; m. Lisboa, 19 Jul 1886).

Ler do mesmo autor : Ave Maria; Eu e ela;