List of Brazilians of Black African descent

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Black Brazilian
Brasileiros Pretos
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Total population
("Black": 13.252.000
6.9% of Brazil's population)
Regions with significant populations
Brazil
Languages
Portuguese
Religion
Predominantly Christianity (majorly Roman Catholic)
Related ethnic groups
Brazilian People, Black People, African American, Afro Chilean, Afro Argentine, Afro-Cuban, Afro-Ecuadorian, Afro-Latin American, Afro-Mexican, Afro-Peruvian, Afro-Trinidadian, Black Canadian, African Australian, Afro-Jamaicans, Afro-Costa Rican, Afro-Uruguayan.

Black Brazilian is a term used to categorise by race or color Brazilian citizens who are black. 6.9% of the population of Brazil consider themselves black (preto).

In sports[edit]

Football (soccer)[edit]

Capoeira[edit]

Other sports[edit]

Actors[edit]

Fashion[edit]

Music[edit]

Chico César

Politics[edit]

Supreme Court Justices[edit]

Military[edit]

Writers[edit]

Science and Technology[edit]

Religion[edit]

Photo-gallery of famous Black Brazilians[edit]

See also[edit]

Other groups

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0078512/
  2. ^ [1] Enfim, um negro chega lá; VEJA Magazine, May 14, 2003
  3. ^ http://www.portalafro.com.br/literatura/oswaldo/oswaldo.htm
  4. ^ Luciano Trigo, "Entrevista: Joel Rufino dos Santos", Máquina de Escrever, 29 October 2008.
  5. ^ a b Petrônio Domingues, "Dândi Negro", Histórianet.
  6. ^ José Luiz Pasin, "Ruth Guimarães", Jornal O Lince, Nº 21, September 2008.
  7. ^ http://www.abi.org.br/primeirapagina.asp?id=2678
  8. ^ http://www.ufmg.br/online/arquivos/ADAOVENTURA-exaluno.jpg

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