Other events of 1945
Timeline of Brazilian history
President: Getúlio Vargas (until 29 October); José Linhares (from 29 October)
February - A fourth transport of troops of the Brazilian Expeditionary Force reaches Italy, in preparation for the Spring 1945 offensive.
2 May - Brazilian troops arrive in Turin on the same day that the cessation of hostilities is announced.
May - Bishop Carlos Duarte Costa, an outspoken critic of the regime of President Getúlio Vargas and of the Vatican's alleged relationship with fascist regimes, gives newspaper interviews accusing Brazil's Papal nuncio of Nazi-Fascist spying, and accusing Rome of having aided and abetted Hitler. Shortly afterwards he establishes the Brazilian Catholic Apostolic Church.
29 October - President Vargas resigns, beginning the period known as the Second Brazilian Republic. José Linhares becomes acting president.
2 December - A general election is held, the first since the establishment of Getúlio Vargas' Estado Novo. The presidential election is won by Eurico Gaspar Dutra of the Social Democratic Party (PSD), which also wins a majority of seats in both the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate.
Oswald de Andrade - A Arcádia e a Inconfidência
O Gol da Vitória
Não Adianta Chorar
11 January - Geraldo Azevedo, singer and guitarist
13 August - Vânia Dantas Leite, pianist, conductor, music educator and composer
26 September - Gal Costa, singer
8 October - Paulo Thiago, film director and screenwriter
27 October - Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, 35th President of Brazil
Unknown date - Eduardo Escorel, film editor and director
25 February - Mário de Andrade, poet, novelist, musicologist, art historian and critic, and photographer (born 1893; heart attack)
12 April - Max Wolff Filho, war hero (born 1912; killed in action)
1945 in Brazil Wikipedia
Events in the year 1945 in Brazil.