May 13, 1888 in History
Event:
Princess Isabel of Brazil signs "Lei Aurea" abolishing slavery




Related Topics:
abolishing
Brazil
Isabel
Lei
Princess
Signs
slavery

Related Year:
1888

Related Events:
May 13





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