Cyro Versiani dos Anjos
|Born||October 5, 1906|
|Died||August 4, 1994|
|Occupation||Writer and journalist|
Cyro Versiani dos Anjos (October 5, 1906 – August 4, 1994) was a Brazilian journalist, and writer.
He was born in Montes Claros, in the state of Minas Gerais. In 1923, he went to Belo Horizonte, where he studied law at Federal University of Minas Gerais and graduated in 1932. He died in Rio de Janeiro, state of Rio de Janeiro, aged 87.
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