Beato (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈbjatu]) is a Portuguese parish (freguesia) in the municipality of Lisbon. The population in 2011 was 12,737, in an area of 2.46 km². It was created in 1756 with the designation of São Bartolomeu do Beato.
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|• Total||2.46 km2 (0.95 sq mi)|
|• Density||5,200/km2 (13,000/sq mi)|
Acoustica is an unplugged album by German hard rock band Scorpions. It was released in 2001 on East West Records.Convent of Beato António
The Convent of Beato António (Portuguese: Convento do Beato António) is a former Portuguese convent, located in the civil parish of Beato, in the municipality of Lisbon.Honório Barreto
Honório Pereira Barreto (April 24, 1813– April 16 or 26, 1859) was a governor of the Portuguese colony of Guinea (or ‘province’ as it was referred to during the time of his administration).Lisbon Astronomical Observatory
The Lisbon Astronomical Observatory (Portuguese: Observatório Astronómico de Lisboa) is an astronomical observatory located in Tapada da Ajuda, in the civil parish of Alcântara, municipality of Lisbon. Recognized internationally for its quality of work in the field of positioning astronomy (since the 19th century), in 1992, it became a dependency of the University of Lisbon (and later, part of the Faculty of Sciences), responsible for scientific and historical research, along with media relations.Robert Doisneau
Robert Doisneau (French: [ʁɔbɛʁ dwano]; 14 April 1912 – 1 April 1994) was a French photographer. In the 1930s he made photographs on the streets of Paris. He was a champion of humanist photography and with Henri Cartier-Bresson a pioneer of photojournalism.Doisneau is renowned for his 1950 image Le baiser de l'hôtel de ville (Kiss by the Town Hall), a photograph of a couple kissing on a busy Parisian street.
Doisneau was appointed a Chevalier (Knight) of the Legion of Honour in 1984 by then French president, François Mitterrand.
Parishes of Lisbon municipality