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List of notable or famous professors from Brazil, with bios and photos, including the top professors born in Brazil and even some popular professors who immigrated to Brazil. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Brazilian professors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These professors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known professor from Brazil is included when available.

List is made up of people like Emídio Brasileiro and Jorge Amado.

This historic professors from Brazil list can help answer the questions "Who are some Brazilian professors of note?" and "Who are the most famous professors from Brazil?" These prominent professors of Brazil may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Brazilian professors.

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Alfredo D'Escragnolle Taunay is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Professors from Brazil
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Alfredo Maria Adriano d'Escragnolle Taunay, Viscount of Taunay, was a Brazilian writer, musician, professor, military engineer, historian, politician, sociologist and nobleman. He is famous for the Regionalist novel Inocência, that is considered to be a major forerunner of Naturalism in Brazil. He founded and occupied the 13th chair of the Brazilian Academy of Letters from 1897 until his death in 1899. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 56 (1843-1899)

Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Almir O. Alves was murdered by Jiverly Wong in the 2009 Binghamton Shootings on April 3, 2009. ...more on Wikipedia

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Emídio Brasileiro is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Professors from Brazil
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Emídio Silva Falcão Brasileiro is a Brazilian writer, lawyer research, teacher, lawyer and orator. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 56

Birthplace: Bahia, Brazil

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Jorge Amado is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Professors from Brazil
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Jorge Leal Amado de Faria was a Brazilian writer of the modernist school. He was the best known of modern Brazilian writers, 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 mestizo 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. He occupied the 23rd chair of the Brazilian Academy of Letters from 1961 until his death in 2001. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 89 (1912-2001)

Birthplace: Itabuna, Brazil

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