Chico Mendes

Chico Mendes bio

Birth Name: Francisco Alves Mendes Filho

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Brazil

Date Of Birth: December 15, 1944

Date Of Death: December 22, 1988

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Multiracial

Nationality: Brazilian

Chico Mendes was born on the 15th of December, 1944. He was famous for being a Entrepreneur. Brazilian activist and environmentalist remembered for his work to protect the Amazon rainforest and its indigenous people. He was assassinated by a rancher in Xapuri in December 1988.

Chico Mendes was born in Brazil. He began working as a rubber tapper at age nine and did not learn to read until age eighteen. The Chico Mendes Institute for Conservation of Biodiversity was founded in his memory.

Chico Mendes was a Sagittarius and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Chico Mendes was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Francisco Alves Mendes Filho is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Chico’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Chico Mendes’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Chico Mendes’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Chico Mendes kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Chico Mendes was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Francisco Alves Mendes Filho
NICKNAME: Chico Mendes
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Chico Mendes was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Chico Mendes was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Chico Mendes had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Chico Mendes’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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