TIL the West African kingdom of Dahomey was the second country after Portugal to recognize Brazil’s independence in 1822 by whatilearned October 11, 2021, 11:14 am Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dahomey What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote africanBrazilscountryDahomeyIndependenceKingdomportugalrecognizeTILToday I learnedWest See more Previous article Post from r/ unpopularopinion Next article I can finally suck my own dick 3 Comments Leave a Reply They had an all-female regiment that specialized in assaulting thorned walls and executing people. They were a real hit during the Annual Customs of Dahomey, in which human sacrifice played a prominent role. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dahomey_Amazons Log in to Reply Homey don’t play that. Log in to Reply To be fair, Portugal had no choice but to recognise the fact that the heir to the Portugese throne had just run off with Portugal’s biggest colony. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.