Brazil Colonial Records
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Portugal Colonization (1500-1822)
In 1500, a Portuguese ship landed in the area which is now Brazil and claimed it for Portugal. Independence came on September 7, 1822 ending 322 years of Portugal rule over Brazil.
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- Wikipedia contributors, "Colonial Brazil," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colonial_Brazil, accessed 6 November 2020.