1942 - Was born in Salvador.
1961 - Started learning capoeira with M Canjiquinha.
1965 - Moved to São Paulo.
1967 - On the 1st September the Associação de Capoeira Cordão de Ouro was founded by M Suassuna together with M Brasília.
1969 - M Brasília founded his Associação de Capoeira São Bento Grande.
1972 - Traveled to Japan for the first time.
1990 - Recorded his CD called Ginga Original.
1993 - Recorded his CD called Ginga Original II (listen above!).
2011 - Recorded his CD called 50 anos sem tirar a mão do chão
2015 - Recorded his CD called Capoeira é de valor.
2020 - Recorded his CD called Sorriso no rosto.