Paraíbaball, or PBball, is a state of Brazil-icon Brazilball. It is located in the Brazilian Northeast, and it is bordered by Rio Grande do Norte-icon Rio Grande do Norteball to the north, Ceara-icon Cearáball to the west, Pernambuco-icon Pernambucoball to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the east. Paraíbaball is the third most densely populated state of the Northeast; João Pessoaball, the sea-bordered state capital, and Campina Grandeball, in the interior, rank among the fifteen-largest municipalities in the Northeast of Brazil.


Paraíbaball born as a 3ball, adopted by Kingdom of Portugalball, Brazilian Empireball and Brazilball.

In the mid-16th century, settlers from Spain-icon Spainball and Portugal-icon Portugalball, Olinda and Itamaracá founded Filipéia de Nossa Senhora das Neves (today João Pessoaball) at the mouth of the Paraíba do Norte River.

The area soon proved perfect for sugar production, with the France-icon French, the Netherlands-icon Dutch and the Portugal-icon Portuguese all constantly fighting to control the Paraíbaball region to grow the lucrative sugarcane in. The fortress of Santa Catarina-icon Santa Catarinaball, near João Pessoaball, was built to protect the city from the Netherlands-icon Dutch, who soon became a threat to Portuguese supremacy in Brazil-icon Brazil.

Many famous artist of Brazil came from him, wich make him a very talented ball.