João Lyra

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João José Pereira de Lyra (17 June 1931 – 12 August 2021) was a Brazilian businessman and politician. He was a Member of the Federal Senate from 1989 to 1991, and a Member of the Chamber of Deputies from 2003 to 2007, and from 2011 to 2015.[1] He was born in Recife, Brazil.

Lyra died on 12 August 2021 in Maceió, Brazil of problems caused by bronchopneumonia, aged 90.[2]

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  1. "Panama Papers - The Power Players". International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. Retrieved 5 April 2016.
  2. João Lyra morre aos 90 anos em Maceió (in Portuguese)