• Amado, Jorge

  • Jorge Amado

    Jorge Amado

    Jorge Leal Amado de Faria ([ˈʒɔʁʒi lɛˈaw ɐˈmadu dʒi fɐˈɾi.ɐ], 10 August 1912 – 6 August 2001) was a Brazilian writer of the modernist school. He remains the best known of modern Brazilian writers, with his work having been translated into some 49 languages and popularized in film, notably Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands in 1978. His work reflects the image of a Mestiço Brazil and is marked by religious syncretism. He depicted a cheerful and optimistic country that was beset, at the same time, with deep social and economic differences.

  • Faria de Vasconcelos

    António de Sena Faria de Vasconcelos Azevedo (1880–1939) was a Portuguese educator and educationalist.

  • Paulo de Faria

    Paulo de Faria

    Paulo de Faria is a municipality in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. The city has a population of 8,589 inhabitants and an area of 738.4 km². Paulo de Faria belongs to the Mesoregion of São José do Rio Preto.

  • Jorge Amado University Center

    The Centro Universitário Jorge Amado (Jorge Amado University Center, often abbreviated as Unijorge) is a private institution founded in 1999 and located in the city of Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. It has more than 30 undergraduate courses and some post-graduate courses.

  • Clemente de Faria Jr.

    Clemente de Faria Jr. (born August 17, 1987 in Belo Horizonte ) is a Brazilian racing driver. He won the 2007 Formula Three Sudamericana championship with the Cesário Formula team, and was part of A1 Team Brazil as a rookie driver, during the 2007-08 A1 Grand Prix season. He would make appearances in the rookie sessions, at Taupo Motorsport Park in New Zealand and at Eastern Creek Raceway in Australia. He moved up to the British Formula Three Championship during the 2008 season, driving at Silverstone for Räikkönen Robertson Racing and at Donington Park with his Sudamericana-winning Cesário Formula team.

  • Paulo Lopes de Faria

    Paulo Lopes de Faria (February 24, 1931 Igaratinga - July 16, 2009) was the Brazilian Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Diamantina from May 14, 1997 until his retirement on May 30, 2007. He was succeeded by Archbishop João Bosco Oliver de Faria, but remained Archbishop Emeritus of the diocese until his death in 2009.

  • Larry Pinto de Faria

    Larry Pinto de Faria (November 3, 1932 – May 6, 2016) was a Brazilian football player.

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