World News   Latin America   South America   Politics (97)
South America, Politics Timeline Friday, April 29 Bookmark and Share     Author
Search World News Atlas:
World News (12) World Politics (2780) Latin America (797) South America (221) Disasters (182) Crime (148) Business (98) Sports (131) War & Army (115) Politics (97)
Government (5) Obituary (4) Funeral (5) Mourning (9) Aid (1) Political Leaders (32) Chavez (89) Fujimori Pinochet Mayor (3) Scandal (19) Sworning-in (15) Leader Health Problem (29) Nomination (8) Political Resignation (27) Retired Politician (5) Parliament (6) Political Law (2) Protest (6) Protest Suppression (18) Election, Vote (35) Campaign (12) Referendum (16) Local Elections (4) Parlament Elections (6) Vote Contest (4) Opposition Win (14) Incumbent Win (16) Environmental Politics (2) Visit (2) Religion (2) Christianity (24) Immigration (1) Asylum (10) Embassy (4) Expulsion (12) Female Politics (1) Abortion (2) Talks (1) Homosexual (1) Gay Marriage (3) Summit (4) Agreement (2) Security (1) Curfew (2) Leftist (1) Media Politics (1) Human Rights (2) Torture (4) Dissident (2)
Politics, March 2016 Politics, February 2016 2015 (5) 2014 (12) 2013 (14) 2012 (6) 2011 (4) 2010 (12) 2009 (5) 2008 (10) 2007 (7) 2006 (8) 2005 (6) 2004 (1) 2002 (3) 2001 (1) 2000 (3) Before 2000
Argentina (93) Brazil (89) Rio de Janeiro (25) Sao Paulo (28) World Cup 2014 (9) Bolivia (61) Chile (75) Colombia (77) FARC (30) Peru (60) Venezuela (136) Ecuador (39) Paraguay (18) Uruguay (13)
South America, European Union (34) South America, United Kingdom (23) South America, Scandinavia (4) South America, France (25) South America, Germany (21) South America, Italy (13) South America, Spain (25) South America, Belgium (3) South America, Netherlands (16) South America, Greece (5) South America, USA (27) South America, Obama (4) South America, Bush (13) South America, Arab Countries (4) South America, North Africa (3) South America, Algeria (3) South America, Post Soviet (18) South America, Russia (21) South America, China (9) South America, Israel (5) South America, Balkans (8) South America, Post Yugoslavia (4) South America, Croatia (4) South America, Caribbean (26) South America, Cuba (21) South America, Lesser Antilles (11) South America, Central America (14) South America, Costa Rica (5) South America, Guatemala (3) South America, Honduras (5) South America, Nicaragua (4) South America, Korea (3) South America, Oceania (10) South America, Australia (4) South America, New Zealand (4) South America, Southern Africa (11) South America, South Africa (11) South America, World Cup 2010 (10) South America, Iran (19) South America, Ahmadinejad (6) South America, Japan (17) South America, Mexico (16) South America, UN (21) South America, Vatican (13) South America, Pope Francis (12) South America, Ghana (3) South America, Benedict Xvi (4) South America, Trapped Chilean Miners (9) South America, Wikileaks (6) South America, World War Ii (5)
South America Politics on Wikipedia South America Politics on Web
Chart
Dilma Rousseff (18)   Brasília (7)   Brazil Parliament (7)   Lula (29)   Brazil Political Law (7)

Disasters Main Event: Rousseff loses lower h...
South America on Google Map

B. 04-26 Venezuela introduces two-day week to deal with energy crisis Venezuela
2. 04-23 Ecuador declares national mourning as quake death toll rises to 646 Ecuador
3. 04-21 Venezuela cuts power for four hours a day to save energy Venezuela
4. 04-20 Ecuador quake: Millionaires to be taxed more to pay for relief Ecuador
5. 04-19 Ecuador earthquake: Aid agencies step up efforts Manta, Ecuador
G. 04-18 President Rousseff has 'clear conscience' over impeachment Brasília, Brazil
04-17 Rousseff loses lower house impeachment vote Brasília, Brazil
I. 04-17 Rousseff: MPs set for knife-edge impeachment vote Brazil
J. 04-16 Rousseff makes last-minute bid for support Brasília, Brazil

Recent Summary.     Click for More >
Legend  

Dilma Rousseff loses PP from coalition. Brazil Brazil impeachment: Vote deals new blow to Rousseff Brazil judge blocks Lula appointment to government  A Brazilian judge has blocked the appointment of ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as chief of staff to his successor, Dilma Rousseff Brazil Petrobras scandal: Former president Lula questioned  Sao Paulo: Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been questioned by police and his house raided as part of a major fraud inquiry into the state oil company Pet... President Evo Morales 'loses fourth term bid'. Bolivia Venezuela opposition wins majority in National Assembly Conservative Mauricio Macri wins Argentina presidency   Macri has been confirmed as the winner after his ruling party opponent conceded. Macri led Daniel Scioli by 51.5% to 48.5%
  Rousseff loses lower house impeachment vote Map of Bras%EDlia Brazil
Apr. 17
  Brazil: Lower house has voted to start impeachment proceedings against President Dilma Rousseff over charges of manipulating government accounts
Apr. 12
Apr. 11
Mar.17
Mar.4
Feb.21


year 2015
... more >
Dec.6
Nov.22




    
    

Add a favorite (file a bookmark) to South America, Politics Timeline

Please send feedback to: support@mapreport.com

Advertise on South America, Politics Page

XML

Details:

Venezuela introduces two-day week to deal with energy crisis Ecuador declares national mourning as quake death toll rises to 646 Venezuela cuts power for four hours a day to save energy Ecuador quake: Millionaires to be taxed more to pay for relief Ecuador earthquake: Aid agencies step up efforts   Rousseff loses lower house impeachment vote Map of Bras%EDlia Brazil


April 2016 ... more > Top ^
Tue.
Sat.
Apr. 21
Apr. 20
Apr. 19
Apr. 18  President Rousseff has 'clear conscience' over impeachment
Apr. 17
  Brazil: Lower house has voted to start impeachment proceedings against President Dilma Rousseff over charges of manipulating government accounts
 Rousseff: MPs set for knife-edge impeachment vote Apr. 16  Rousseff makes last-minute bid for support Apr. 12     Dilma Rousseff loses PP from coalition   Brazil: Another coalition partner of Brazilian President has announced it is quitting, dealing a further blow to her bid to stave off impeachment Dilma Rousseff accuses deputy of coup plot. Brazil Apr. 11 Brazil impeachment: Vote deals new blow to Rousseff   Dilma Rousseff has suffered a blow to her hopes of staving off impeachment proceedings, after a committee voted they should go ahead Apr. 7  Argentina President Macri has 'nothing to hide'

March 2016 ... more > Top ^
Mar. 31  Brazilian officials resign in latest blow to government Mar.28  Brazil minister quits before vote on Dilma Rousseff's coalition Mar.17   Brazil judge blocks Lula appointment to government
  A Brazilian judge has blocked the appointment of ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as chief of staff to his successor, Dilma Rousseff
Mar.16  Brazil's Lula to be President Rousseff's chief of staff Mar.12  Venezuela opposition launches protests to oust Maduro Mar.9  Charges filed against Brazil's Lula Mar.4 Brazil Petrobras scandal: Former president Lula questioned
  Sao Paulo: Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been questioned by police and his house raided as part of a major fraud inquiry into the state oil company Petrobras


February 2016 ... more > Top ^
Feb.21   President Evo Morales 'loses fourth term bid'  Bolivia: Morales of Bolivia has narrowly lost a referendumt. One poll suggests 52.3% voted against the proposal to amend the constitution

year 2015 Top ^



December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.9  Argentina's Fernandez bids emotional farewell Dec.6   Venezuela opposition wins majority in National Assembly
Map of CARACAS Venezuela  The opposition won control of the National Assembly by a landslide, delivering a major setback to the ruling party and altering the balance of power

November 2015 ... more > Top ^
Nov.22   Conservative Mauricio Macri wins Argentina presidency
Map of Buenos Aires Argentina
  Macri has been confirmed as the winner after his ruling party opponent conceded. Macri led Daniel Scioli by 51.5% to 48.5%


September 2015 ... more > Top ^
Sep.10  Venezuela opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez sentenced

March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.15  Big rallies against Brazil president

year 2014 Top ^

Dec.14 Deal reached at UN climate talks   Peru: United Nations members have have approved a framework for setting national pledges to be submitted to a summit next year Dec.12  Climate summit goes into overtime Nov.30  Leftist leader wins Uruguay's presidency Oct.26   Dilma Rousseff re-elected Brazilian president   Left-leaning President Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected president of Brazil, after securing 51.45% of votes in a closely-fought election Oct.12 Morales claims Bolivia election win
Oct.5 Rousseff set to face Brazil run-off Aug.13 Brazilian presidential candidate among those killed in plane crash   Sao Paulo: Eduardo Campos died Wednesday when a small plane carrying him to a campaign stop crashed into a residential neighborhood, state media report... Jun.15  Santos re-elected in Colombian poll Jun.10  Blatter still has burning desire to be FIFA's president Jun.7  Colombia government and Farc to set up truth commission Feb.18  Venezuelan opposition leader in custody Feb.15  Protests, violence continue in Venezuela

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.15  Huge poll win for Chilean left Sep.17  Rousseff's U.S. visit postponed over alleged spying Jul.27  Pope Francis draws 3M to Rio vigil Jun.17   Protests spread throughout Brazil
  Sao Paulo: Tens of thousands of people marched through Sao Paulo, as protests spread over rising transport prices and the cost of staging the World Cup Apr.15  Venezuela challenger demands recount Apr.14 Maduro wins Venezuela election
  Socialist candidate Nicolas Maduro, who was chosen by Chavez as his successor, has won a narrow victory in Venezuela's presidential poll Mar.13     Church picks first South American pope
  Vatican: Jorge Bergoglio made history as the first non-European pope of the modern era , the first Jesuit and the first to assume the name Francis.    The election of a new Pope was signalled by white smoke from the Sistine Chapel chimney. Arg...
Mar.8  Venezuela swears in acting president Mar.5     Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dies
  A deeply divided Venezuela is mourning its late leader and preparing to pick a new president to replace him Feb.18     Venezuela's Chavez finally returns home   President Hugo Chavez announced his return to Venezuela from Cuba early Monday, where he had been undergoing cancer treatment Feb.17  Ecuador's Correa is re-elected Feb.3  Paraguay candidate Oviedo killed Jan.5 Chavez ally elected by assembly
. Venezuela Jan.3  Chavez battling 'severe' lung infection

year 2012 Top ^

Dec.30 Chavez suffers new complications
. Cuba Dec.11  President Chavez's cancer surgery 'successful' Oct.7   Chavez wins Venezuela election  President Hugo Chavez has won a fourth term in office, after opposition leader Henrique Capriles admitted defeat Aug.16 Ecuador grants asylum to WikiLeaks' Assange Jun.23 No warm welcome for Paraguay's new president Jun.19 WikiLeakers founder seeks asylum in Ecuador. London

year 2011 Top ^

Nov.15  Colombia Farc rebels name leader Oct.23  Fernandez heads for Argentina win Jul.4  Chavez addresses Caracas crowds Jan.1  Brazil inaugurates first female president

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.17 Chavez gets power to govern by decree
. Venezuela Oct.31 Brazil elects first female president Sep.30 Ecuador troops rescue president   President Rafael Correa has made a triumphant return to his offices after being rescued by soldiers amid a pitched battle with mutinous poli... Aug.10 Colombia, Venezuela to restore ties Jul.22 Venezuela breaks relations with Colombia Jul.15 Argentina legalises gay marriage Jun.20   Santos wins election  Colombia: Governing party candidate Juan Manuel Santos has won the final round of elections. He was ahead of Antanas Mockus by more than 40 points May.30 Ex-Minister Santos leads in vote. Colombia Mar.11  Pinera sworn in as president Feb.26  High court: Uribe can't run for third term Feb.22  Argentina rallies support over Falklands Jan.17   Billionaire Pinera wins presidential election  Chile: Conservative Sebastian Pinera has won presidential run-off, ending two decades of centre-left rule

year 2009 Top ^

Sep.13  Chavez in $2bn Russian arms deal Aug.21 Defence minister-designate on Interpol list
. Iran Jun.5  Deadly clashes in Peru's Amazon Apr.26  Correa claims re-election win Jan.25  Bolivians 'back new constitution'

year 2008 Top ^

Dec.9  Protesters: 9,000 disappeared in 2 years Nov.22  Apec leaders make free-trade vow Sep.14  Morales struggling to control Bolivia Sep.11  Venezuela to expel U.S. ambassador Jul.18  President drops farm tax after protests May.24  FARC leader dead May.4  State backs autonomy Apr.20  Exit polls projected Lugo winning Mar.7  Leaders say Colombia crisis over Mar.3  Ecuador cuts ties with Colombia

year 2007 Top ^

Dec.2  Voters reject Chavez's referendum Oct.28  Fernandez claims victory Oct.4  Pinochet family arrested Sep.21 Chile court extradites Fujimori
May.27  TV station off the air Mar.9  Bush shrugs off Chavez's taunts Jan.18  Rule by decree passed for Chavez

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.10     General Pinochet dead
Map of Santiago Chile  Chile: Chilean TV reports: The 91-year-old former military leader Augusto Pinochet has died at a Santiago military hospital Dec.3 Chavez wins by wide margin. Venezuela Nov.26  Correa claims victory Nov.1  Venezuela, Guatemala quit race Oct.29 President Lula re-elected. Brazil Jun.4  Peruvians elect Garcia president Apr.29  Leftist trio seals Americas pact Jan.15 Bachelet wins presidency. Chile

year 2005 Top ^

Dec.18  Leftist Morales poised to lead Nov.24 Pinochet charged over dissidents
. Chile Nov.6  Fujimori under arrest Nov.5  Americas summit ends without consensus Jun.9  Rodriguez sworn in as interim president Apr.20  Congress votes out president

year 2004 Top ^

Aug.16 Recall vote: Chavez claims victory
. Venezuela

year 2002 Top ^

Oct.27 Leftist Lula wins presidency by landslide
. Brazil Aug.7  Blasts kill 17 as Uribe takes office Apr.14  Chavez returns to power

year 2001 Top ^

Dec.20  President resigns

year 2000 Top ^

Nov.20  Fujimori resigns May.24  Pinochet's immunity ends Jan.17  Socialist candidate elected president
before year 2000
Feb. 12, 1818 Independence of Chile proclaimed  The War of Independence was an armed conflict between pro-independence criollos seeking independence from Spain and royalist criollos Jul. 24, 1783   Simon Bolivar born
Map of Caracas Venezuela  Venezuela: Played an instrumental role in the establishment of Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Peru and Colombia as sovereign states independent of Spain


Ecuador earthquake: Aid agencies step up efforts President Evo Morales 'loses fourth term bid'  Bolivia: Morales of Bolivia has narrowly lost a referendumt. One poll suggests 52.3% voted against the proposal to amend the constitution   Venezuela opposition wins majority in National Assembly Map of CARACAS Venezuela  The opposition won control of the National Assembly by a landslide, delivering a major setback to the ruling party and altering the balance of power Conservative Mauricio Macri wins Argentina presidency Map of Buenos Aires Argentina




South America, Politics Aid Timeline ... See World Aid timeline Top ^
2016
Apr. 19




South America, Politics Election, Vote Timeline ... See World Election, Vote timeline Top ^
2016
Feb.21
2015
Dec.9  Argentina's Fernandez bids emotional farewell
Dec.6
Nov.22
  Macri has been confirmed as the winner after his ruling party opponent conceded. Macri led Daniel Scioli by 51.5% to 48.5%
2014 Nov.30  Leftist leader wins Uruguay's presidency Oct.26   Dilma Rousseff re-elected Brazilian president   Left-leaning President Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected president of Brazil, after securing 51.45% of votes in a closely-fought election Oct.12 Morales claims Bolivia election win Oct.5 Rousseff set to face Brazil run-off Jun.15  Santos re-elected in Colombian poll 2013 Dec.15  Huge poll win for Chilean left Apr.15  Venezuela challenger demands recount Apr.14 Maduro wins Venezuela election
  Socialist candidate Nicolas Maduro, who was chosen by Chavez as his successor, has won a narrow victory in Venezuela's presidential poll Feb.17  Ecuador's Correa is re-elected Feb.3  Paraguay candidate Oviedo killed 2012 Oct.7   Chavez wins Venezuela election  President Hugo Chavez has won a fourth term in office, after opposition leader Henrique Capriles admitted defeat 2011 Oct.23  Fernandez heads for Argentina win 2010 Oct.31 Brazil elects first female president Jun.20 Santos wins election  Colombia: Governing party candidate Juan Manuel Santos has won the final round of elections. He was ahead of Antanas Mockus by more than 40 points May.30 Ex-Minister Santos leads in vote. Colombia Jan.17 Billionaire Pinera wins presidential election  Chile: Conservative Sebastian Pinera has won presidential run-off, ending two decades of centre-left rule 2009 Apr.26  Correa claims re-election win Jan.25  Bolivians 'back new constitution' 2008 May.4  State backs autonomy Apr.20  Exit polls projected Lugo winning 2007 Dec.2  Voters reject Chavez's referendum Oct.28  Fernandez claims victory 2006 Dec.3 Chavez wins by wide margin. Venezuela Nov.26  Correa claims victory Oct.29 President Lula re-elected. Brazil Jun.4  Peruvians elect Garcia president Jan.15 Bachelet wins presidency. Chile 2005 Dec.18  Leftist Morales poised to lead 2004 Aug.16 Recall vote: Chavez claims victory. Venezuela 2002 Oct.27 Leftist Lula wins presidency by landslide. Brazil 2000 Jan.17  Socialist candidate elected president



South America, Politics Government Timeline ... See World Government timeline Top ^
2016 Tue. Venezuela introduces two-day week to deal with energy crisis
Apr. 21 Venezuela cuts power for four hours a day to save energy Apr. 20 Ecuador quake: Millionaires to be taxed more to pay for relief Apr. 12   Dilma Rousseff loses PP from coalition   Brazil: Another coalition partner of Brazilian President has announced it is quitting, dealing a further blow to her bid to stave off impeachment 2014 Jun.7  Colombia government and Farc to set up truth commission



South America, Politics Environmental Politics Timeline ... See World Environmental Politics timeline Top ^
2014 Dec.14 Deal reached at UN climate talks   Peru: United Nations members have have approved a framework for setting national pledges to be submitted to a summit next year Dec.12  Climate summit goes into overtime



South America, Politics Religion Timeline ... See World Religion timeline Top ^
2013 Jul.27  Pope Francis draws 3M to Rio vigil Mar.13   Church picks first South American pope
  Vatican: Jorge Bergoglio made history as the first non-European pope of the modern era , the first Jesuit and the first to assume the name Francis.    The election of a new Pope was signalled by white smoke from the Sistine Chapel chimney. Arg...




South America, Politics Political Law Timeline ... See World Political Law timeline Top ^
2016 Mar.17 Brazil judge blocks Lula appointment to government
  A Brazilian judge has blocked the appointment of ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as chief of staff to his successor, Dilma Rousseff
2010 Feb.26  High court: Uribe can't run for third term



South America, Politics Media Politics Timeline ... See World Media Politics timeline Top ^
2007 May.27  TV station off the air



South America, Politics Leftist Timeline ... See World Leftist timeline Top ^
2008 May.24  FARC leader dead



South America, Politics Summit Timeline ... See World Summit timeline Top ^
2010 Feb.22  Argentina rallies support over Falklands 2008 Nov.22  Apec leaders make free-trade vow Mar.7  Leaders say Colombia crisis over 2005 Nov.5  Americas summit ends without consensus



South America, Politics Immigration Timeline ... See World Immigration timeline Top ^
2012 Aug.16 Ecuador grants asylum to WikiLeaks' Assange




South America, Politics Agreement Timeline ... See World Agreement timeline Top ^
2009 Sep.13  Chavez in $2bn Russian arms deal 2006 Apr.29  Leftist trio seals Americas pact



South America, Politics Visit Timeline ... See World Visit timeline Top ^
2013 Sep.17  Rousseff's U.S. visit postponed over alleged spying 2007 Mar.9  Bush shrugs off Chavez's taunts



South America, Politics Human Rights Timeline ... See World Human Rights timeline Top ^
2005 Nov.24 Pinochet charged over dissidents
. Chile 2000 May.24  Pinochet's immunity ends



South America, Politics Embassy Timeline ... See World Embassy timeline Top ^
2012 Jun.19 WikiLeakers founder seeks asylum in Ecuador
. London 2010 Jul.22 Venezuela breaks relations with Colombia 2008 Sep.11  Venezuela to expel U.S. ambassador Mar.3  Ecuador cuts ties with Colombia



South America, Politics Talks Timeline ... See World Talks timeline Top ^
2010 Aug.10 Colombia, Venezuela to restore ties




South America, Politics Political Leaders Timeline ... See World Political Leaders timeline Top ^
2016 Apr. 18  President Rousseff has 'clear conscience' over impeachment Apr. 16  Rousseff makes last-minute bid for support Apr. 12 Dilma Rousseff accuses deputy of coup plot
. Brazil Apr. 11 Brazil impeachment: Vote deals new blow to Rousseff   Dilma Rousseff has suffered a blow to her hopes of staving off impeachment proceedings, after a committee voted they should go ahead Apr. 7  Argentina President Macri has 'nothing to hide' Mar. 31  Brazilian officials resign in latest blow to government Mar.28  Brazil minister quits before vote on Dilma Rousseff's coalition Mar.16  Brazil's Lula to be President Rousseff's chief of staff Mar.9  Charges filed against Brazil's Lula Mar.4 Brazil Petrobras scandal: Former president Lula questioned
  Sao Paulo: Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been questioned by police and his house raided as part of a major fraud inquiry into the state oil company Petrobras
2015 Sep.10  Venezuela opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez sentenced 2014 Jun.10  Blatter still has burning desire to be FIFA's president Feb.18  Venezuelan opposition leader in custody 2013 Mar.8  Venezuela swears in acting president Feb.18   Venezuela's Chavez finally returns home   President Hugo Chavez announced his return to Venezuela from Cuba early Monday, where he had been undergoing cancer treatment Jan.3  Chavez battling 'severe' lung infection 2012 Dec.30 Chavez suffers new complications
. Cuba Dec.11  President Chavez's cancer surgery 'successful' Jun.23 No warm welcome for Paraguay's new president 2011 Nov.15  Colombia Farc rebels name leader Jul.4  Chavez addresses Caracas crowds 2010 Sep.30 Ecuador troops rescue president   President Rafael Correa has made a triumphant return to his offices after being rescued by soldiers amid a pitched battle with mutinous poli... Mar.11  Pinera sworn in as president 2009 Aug.21 Defence minister-designate on Interpol list. Iran 2007 Oct.4  Pinochet family arrested 2005 Nov.6  Fujimori under arrest Jun.9  Rodriguez sworn in as interim president 2002 Aug.7  Blasts kill 17 as Uribe takes office Apr.14  Chavez returns to power 2001 Dec.20  President resigns 2000 Nov.20  Fujimori resigns 1889 Jul. 24, 1783   Simon Bolivar born Map of Caracas Venezuela  Venezuela: Played an instrumental role in the establishment of Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Peru and Colombia as sovereign states independent of Spain



South America, Politics Protest Timeline ... See World Protest timeline Top ^
2016 Mar.12  Venezuela opposition launches protests to oust Maduro 2015 Mar.15  Big rallies against Brazil president 2014 Feb.15  Protests, violence continue in Venezuela 2013 Jun.17 Protests spread throughout Brazil  Sao Paulo: Tens of thousands of people marched through Sao Paulo, as protests spread over rising transport prices and the cost of staging the World Cup 2009 Jun.5  Deadly clashes in Peru's Amazon 2008 Dec.9  Protesters: 9,000 disappeared in 2 years



South America, Politics Security Timeline ... See World Security timeline Top ^
2008 Sep.14  Morales struggling to control Bolivia



South America, Politics Homosexual Timeline ... See World Homosexual timeline Top ^
2010 Jul.15 Argentina legalises gay marriage




South America, Politics Female Politics Timeline ... See World Female Politics timeline Top ^
2011 Jan.1  Brazil inaugurates first female president



South America, Politics Obituary Timeline ... See World Obituary timeline Top ^
2016 Sat. Ecuador declares national mourning as quake death toll rises to 646
2014 Aug.13 Brazilian presidential candidate among those killed in plane crash   Sao Paulo: Eduardo Campos died Wednesday when a small plane carrying him to a campaign stop crashed into a residential neighborhood, state media report... 2013 Mar.5   Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dies   A deeply divided Venezuela is mourning its late leader and preparing to pick a new president to replace him 2006 Dec.10   General Pinochet dead Map of Santiago Chile  Chile: Chilean TV reports: The 91-year-old former military leader Augusto Pinochet has died at a Santiago military hospital



South America, Politics Parliament Timeline ... See World Parliament timeline Top ^
2016 Apr. 17   Rousseff loses lower house impeachment vote
Map of Bras%EDlia Brazil
  Brazil: Lower house has voted to start impeachment proceedings against President Dilma Rousseff over charges of manipulating government accounts
Apr. 17  Rousseff: MPs set for knife-edge impeachment vote 2013 Jan.5 Chavez ally elected by assembly. Venezuela 2010 Dec.17 Chavez gets power to govern by decree. Venezuela 2007 Jan.18  Rule by decree passed for Chavez 2005 Apr.20  Congress votes out president