•  FOUNDED HIS ACADEMY OF BAHIAN CAPOEIRA
    Barra, Salvador, 1955

    M Gato Preto in the interview to M Dorado:

    «The beginning of my work with capoeira as responsible started from 1955, when I put the academy in Barra, on the Marques de Leão Street, number 54.»

    Marques de Leão Str, 54

    Marques de Leão Str, 54


    Images

    • * M Gato Preto
      Collection: M Dorado

    • M Carcará's capoeirista license showing the foundation year

    • M Meinha's capoeirista license showing the foundation year

    • Academia de Capoeira Baiana

    M Gato Preto

    * This is the earliest photo of M Gato Preto that we know of.

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