know who Charles Miller was and what he did.

Discussion in 'Brazil' started by Brazil_1500, Nov 7, 2003.

  1. Brazil_1500

    Brazil_1500 Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    NY
    I would be very interested to hear from anyone who has any information about Miller himself, his family, or the British community in Sao Paulo and Santos a hundred years ago and if he still have family live in Brazil right now?
     
  2. MIGkiller

    MIGkiller Member

    Flamengo
    Brazil
    May 9, 2003
    Rio de Janeiro
    Club:
    Flamengo Rio Janeiro
    Nat'l Team:
    Brazil
    I know that Charles Miller is the English immigrant who brought the first soccer ball to Brazil, but more than this I don't know. If I'm not mistaken club Corinthians was founded by English immigrants in São Paulo at the end of the XIX century, but I don't know if Charles Miller is realted to them.
     
  3. Ombak

    Ombak Moderator
    Staff Member

    Apr 19, 1999
    Irvine, CA
    Club:
    Flamengo Rio Janeiro
    Nat'l Team:
    Brazil
    There was an article in O Globo in June or July this year when I was down in Brazil about Charles Miller's descendants!

    Maybe they have an online archive you can check out?
     
  4. ThrashBoy

    ThrashBoy New Member

    Aug 28, 2003
    Atlanta, GA

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