The ABC of M Suassuna
1938 - Was born on the 4th July in Ilhéus, Bahia.
1957/58 - Started to learn capoeira in Itabuna with M Maneca.
1965 - Moved to São Paulo.
1967 - On the 1st September founded his group Cordão de Ouro together with M Brasília.
1972 - M Bimba visited M Suassuna in São Paulo, recognizing his work and presenting him with a certificate.
1974 - Organized the 1º Capoeira Festival of the São Paulo state.
1975 - Recorded his first LP together wtih Dirceu (listen above).
1981 - Took his capoeira to Israel.
1984 - Participated in the big capoeira event in Rio de Janeiro.
1997 - Organized the first O Capoeirando event in Ubatuba in São Paulo, which he later took to Ilhéus.