Category: National Order of the Southern Cross

Categories: Orders, Decorations, and Medals of Brazil

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Ordem Nacional do Cruzeiro do Sul Orden Nacional de la Cruz del Sur

The National Order of the Southern Cross (Portuguese: Ordem Nacional do Cruzeiro do Sul) is a Brazilian order of chivalry founded by Emperor Pedro I on 1 December 1822. The republican National Order is awarded to foreigners only. When the Order was re-established in 1932, it was intended as an Order to be awarded by the Government of Brazil as an act of external relations.

The order consists of 6 grades:

See Wikipedia:Order_of_the_Southern_Cross

Subcategories (6)


Person Profiles (2)

09 Dec 1909 New York City, New York, United States - 07 May 2000 photo
06 Oct 1906 Germantown, Philadelphia, United States - 14 Sep 1984 photo




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