1956 - Was born in Canavieiras on the 28th March.
1970/71 - Met M Traíra and started to learn with him. Soon after M Traíra died.
197? - Started to learn with M João Pequeno.
1984 - Started teaching in Cabula and in other neighborhoods.
1987 - Participated in the meetings of creating the ABCA.
1991 - Founded his Grupo de Capoeira Angola Cabula.
1993 - With the refoundation of the ABCA on the 23rd August became the president of this association.
1994 - Was formed mestre by M João Pequeno.
1998 - With M Zé do Lenço gave classes in Finlandia.
2002 - Created GCAC France in Lyon.
2011 - The CD Tudo na paz, só alegria! (listen above!) was recorded in Grenoble, France.
2021 - Died in Salvador on the 13th November due to the hepatical cirrhosis and cardiovascular problems.