Brazil (Portuguese: Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region. It is the world's fifth largest country, both by geographical area and by population. It is the largest Lusophone country in the world, and the only one in the Americas.
Brasília is the capital city of Brazil.
In 1941 the Mato Grosso region of Brazil became the site of civil unrest with the local Jivaro head-hunters and the spread of a potent disease created by the Deviant Pluto. American scientist were dispatched to the area to find a cure and were assisted by the Eternal hero Hurricane who battled the Jivaro and forced Pluto to flee while a cure was developed, wiping out the plague.
As World War II progressed, many Nazi prisoners of war were placed in camps in Brazil. In 1943, Nazi agent Baron von Widemouth broke free from one such camp and attempted to poison Allied soldiers stationed in the country with Luwsite gas. This plot was foiled by Captain America and Bucky.
Recently Thor and Uncanny Avengers was in Brazil, in Rio de Janeiro saving the town from being hit by space debris.
Real World (Earth-1218)
Marvel Cinematic Universe (Earth-199999)
Bruce Banner worked in a soft drink bottling factory in Brazil while attempting to find a cure for his condition. After suffering a cut, and his blood finds its way into a soda bottle eventually drank by an ill-fated consumer, Ross discovers Banner's location, and sends a team to capture him, led by the Russian-born British special operations expert Emil Blonsky. Following a ferocious battle in the soft drink bottling plant where he transforms into the Hulk, Banner escapes Blonsky, and ends up in Guatemala.
The Age Of Apocalypse (Earth-295)
Points of Interest
- Rio de Janeiro (State)
- São Paulo (State)
- Distrito Federal (Federal District)
- Brasilia (Capital)
- Ceará (State)
- Pernambuco (State)
- Sunspot - Roberto da Costa - X-Man and Avenger.
- Shark Girl - Iara dos Santos - X-Man Student.
- Magma - Amara Aquilla - X-Man Student.
- Captain Brazil - Founding Member of All-Captains Squad.
See Others Brazilians:
- See also: Brazilians
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Brazil is the world`s fifth biggest country.
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