Gama, Luís

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Gama, Luís Gender: M
Luís Gonzaga Pinto da Gama
born on 21 June 1830 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Salvador (Bahia), Brazil, 12s5816, 38w3039
Timezone LMT m38w3039 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 29°26' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 09°37 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 07°43'

Luís Gama


Brazilian Romantic poet, journalist, lawyer and a prominent abolitionist. He died of diabetes on August 24, 1882 in São Paulo.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • business associate/partner relationship with Barbosa, Rui (born 5 November 1849). Notes: Co-founded the journal 'Radical Paulistano' in 1869


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Vultos célebres" by Neves Lôbo, Chiquinha (1949), p. 167: "Nasceu às sete horas da manhã de 21 de junho de 1830, num sobrado da rua Bângala."

Translation: Born at seven o'clock in the morning on 21 June 1830 in Bangala street.


  • Vocation : Law : Attorney (Lawyer)
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political (Abolitionist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet