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Famous portuguese(1)

  1. 1. FamousPortugueseEtwinning Project:How much we have incommon, how little we differ?Prof. Monika WalkowiakProf. Cláudia Saraiva Prof. Pedro Moura
  2. 2.  Portuguese explorer, oneof the most successful inthe Age of Discovery; Commander of the firstships to sail directlyfrom Europe to India; He was born 1460 or1469 in Sines, on thesouthwest coast of Portugal.1460/1469? -1524 (55/64 yearsold)http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Vasco-da-gama-2.jpg
  3. 3.  He wasa Portuguese nobleman, militarycommander, navigator andexplorer regarded as thediscoverer of Brazil. He was born in 1467 or 1468at Belmonte, about 30kilometres from Covilhã incentral Portugal.1467 /1468? -1520 (51/53 yearsold))http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Pedro_Alvares_Cabral.jpg
  4. 4.  He was a Portuguese explorer. Magellans expedition of 1519–1522 became the first expeditionto sail from the Atlantic Oceaninto the Pacific Ocean (thennamed "peaceful sea" byMagellan; the passage beingmade via the Strait ofMagellan), and the first to crossthe Pacific. His expeditioncompleted thefirst circumnavigation of the Earth. Magellan was born around 1480at Sabrosa, in the northeast ofPortugal.1480-1521 (41 years old))http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Pedro_Alvares_Cabral.jpg
  5. 5.  He was a Portuguesepoet, writer, literarycritic, translator, publisher andphilosopher, described as one ofthe most significant literaryfigures of the 20th century andone of the greatest poets inthe Portuguese language He also wrote in English andFrench He wrote The Book ofDisquiet, and the Message He was born in 1888, in Lisbon1888 -1935 (47 years old))http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:216_2310-Fernando-Pessoa.jpg
  6. 6. 1524 -1580 (56 years old)) He is considered Portugalsand the Portuguese languagesgreatest poet His mastery of verse has beencompared to thatof Shakespeare, Homer, Virgiland DanteHe wrote a considerableamount of lyrical poetry anddrama but is best rememberedfor his epic work ”Os Lusiadas“(The Lusiads) He is thought to have beenborn around 1524 in Lisbonhttp://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Cam%C3%B5es,_por_Fern%C3%A3o_Gomes.jpg
  7. 7. 1874 -1955 (81 years old)) He was a Portuguese neurologist He developed the surgicalprocedure leucotomy (also knownas lobotomy), for which he becamethe first Portuguese national toreceive a Nobel Prize in 1949 He was born in 1874 in Avanca(Aveiro’s District)http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Moniz.jpg
  8. 8.  He was a Portuguese writer He wrote Gospel According toJesus Christ; Blindness; Cain Awarded the 1998 Nobel Prize inLiterature, more than two millioncopies of Saramagos books havebeen sold in Portugal alone andhis work has been translated into25 languages1922 -2010 (87 years old))http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:JSJoseSaramago.jpg
  9. 9.  Full name: Eusébio da SilvaFerreira He is considered one of the bestfootballers of all-time bythe IFFHS,[experts and fans He won the Ballon d’Or award in1965 He played for Benfica for 15years He was the first ever player towin the European GoldenBootaward, in 1968, a feat helater replicated in 1973 Nicknamed the BlackPanther, the Black Pearl, or ORei (The King) inPortugal, Eusébio scored 733goals in 745 competitive gamesin his career.1942 -worldcupfifa8.tripod.com
  10. 10. 1972 - He isa Portuguese former internationalfootballer He played as a midfielder forSporting CP, FC Barcelona, RealMadrid, and Internazionale Figo was the 2000 EuropeanFootballer of the Year, the 2001FIFA World Player of the Year, andwas named amongst the FIFA 100http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Luis_Figo_flickr_remix.jpg
  11. 11. 1985 - He is considered one of thebest footballers in the world. He is a Portuguese footballerwho plays as a forward forSpanish La Liga club RealMadrid and who serves ascaptain of the Portuguesenational team. Ronaldo became the mostexpensive footballer in historyafter moving from ManchesterUnited to Real Madrid in atransfer worth 90 euros. In 2008, Ronaldo won the BallondOr. He placed second in theBallon dOr in 2007, 2009, 2011and 2012.esporte.uol.com.br
  12. 12. 1963 - He is a Portuguese footballmanager, currently the headcoach of Real Madrid He is commonly known as "TheSpecial One" Mourinho became the thirdmanager in football history towin the UEFA ChampionsLeague with two differentteams He won the first ever FIFA BallondOr Best Coach Award in 2010 He became the fourth coach,to have won league titles in atleast four different countries:Portugal, England, Italy, andSpainhttp://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Mourinho_Madrid.jpg
  13. 13. 1920 -1999 (79 years old)) Amália Rodrigues was aPortuguese singer and actress She was known as the Rainhado Fado ("Queen of Fado") andwas most influential in popularizingfado worldwidehttp://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Arte_Amalia.jpg
  14. 14.  Filmdirector, screenwriter, cinematographer, actor, Industrialist He was born in 1908, in Oporto1908 -http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Manoel_de_Oliveira_3_juillet_2008-2.jpg
  15. 15.  Pope between 1276-1277 (8months) Famousdoctor, philosopher, teacher andmathematician He was probably born in 1205and 1220, in Lisboa1205/1220? -1524 (55/64 yearsold))http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:B_Johannes_XXI.jpg
  16. 16.  Aristides de Sousa Mendes wasa Portuguese diplomat He is known for saving the livesof more than 30,000 refugeesseeking to escape the Naziterror during World War II He ignored and defied theorders of his own governmentfor the safety of war refugeesfleeing from invading Germanmilitary forces in the early yearsof World War II Between June 16 and June23, 1940, he frantically issuedPortuguese visas free ofcharge, to over 30,000 refugeesseeking to escape the Naziterror, 12,000 of whom wereJews 1885 – 1954 (68 years old))http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficheiro:Aristides20I.jpg