Brazil Issued Stamps on 450 Years of Rio de Janeiro

rio stampsBrazil has released 4 new stamps on 5th March 2015 celebrating the 450th anniversary of Rio de Janeiro.

Founded on March 1, 1565, the city of Rio de Janeiro celebrated its 450th anniversary this year with over 200 events. The city of Rio de Janeiro has a rich and colorful history. Established as the center of the Portuguese empire in the early 19th century, Rio has been a key player in the history of the nation of Brazil.

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