Moraes Neto, Geneton

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Moraes Neto, Geneton Gender: M
Geneton Carneiro de Moraes Neto
born on 13 July 1956 at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )
Place Recife (Pernambuco), Brazil, 8s0314, 34w5252
Timezone BZT h3w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 21°00' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 03°30 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 27°27'

Geneton Moraes Neto (on TV Brasil, 2012)
photo: Mídia promocional do programa Observatório da Imprensa, TV Brasil., license cc-by-3.0


Brazilian journalist and author who began his career as a reporter for the Diário de Pernambuco in 1972. Between 1975 and 1980, he was a reporter for the Northeast branch of the newspaper O Estado de S.Paulo; after that, he worked for TV Globo Nordeste as a reporter and editor until he moved to TV Globo Rio de Janeiro in 1985.

He was editor of Jornal da Globo and Jornal Nacional, correspondent for GloboNews and O Globo newspaper in England, as well as reporter and editor-in-chief of the Sunday show Fantástico. He won the 2010 Embratel Telejournalism Award for his interviews with Newton Cruz and Leônidas Pires Gonçalves, shown in the Dossiê GloboNews program.

In 2010, he directed the documentary, Songs of Exile, shown on Canal Brasil, with testimonies by Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil, Jorge Mautner and Jards Macalé about the period in which they lived in London.

In 2012, he received the João Ribeiro Medal from the Brazilian Academy of Letters (ABL), awarded annually to personalities who stand out in the field of culture. He directed the first feature documentary produced by GloboNews, Garrafas ao Mar: a Víbora Manda Lembranças. The documentary gathers his interviews recorded over twenty years with journalist Joel Silveira, considered the greatest Brazilian reporter.

He died of an aortic aneurysm, aged 60, on 22 August 2016.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Prize 2012 (João Ribeiro Medal)
  • Health : Acute illness 16 July 2016 (Aortic aneurysm)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Death by Disease 22 August 2016 (Aortic aneurysm, age 60)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth entry from civil registry.


  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Aortic aneurysm)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : News journalist/ Anchor
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (João Ribeiro Medal)