- Exile home of Mengele until his death.
- Exile home of Great Train Robber, Ronnie Biggs.
- Exile home of Paraguayan dictator Alfredo Stroessner.
- Exile home of Cat Stevens, for one year when he was having IRS problems.
- Tried for many years to build an Atomic Bomb, fighting a perverse duel with Argentina.
- Overthrown by the CIA in 1964.
- Bahia is the home of the largest Mardi Gras in the world.
- Carmen Miranda.
- Ultimate source of all Adolf Hitler clones.
See also: Brazil