The ABC of M Boca Rica
1936 - Was born in Maragogipe on 26th November son of Palmira and Cândido Silva.
1952 - Came to Salvador and entered to the Academy of mestre Pastinha.
1960-s - Appears on the capoeira photos made on the street in Liberdade, Salvador.
1988 - Participated in the event of Velha Guarda da Bahia in Fortaleza.
2000 - Recorded a CD called Capoeira Angola together with M Bigodinho.
2000-s - Started to appear more nationally and internationally being invited a lot and recording various CD-s.