The fire started when the band Gurizada Fandangueira ignited fireworks during their show. The high death toll was due to the lack of emergency exits (the only access in and out of the building was the front door) and the fact that the number of people inside exceeded the maximum capacity by hundreds. (27 January 2013)
There are 3191 births, 3577 deaths, 1013 murders, 438 disasters and 1847 other events about 5344 people in 5923 places until today.
Birth(+)Fact(x)Death(-) Calendar is an ongoing project since 1985 by DDV.