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07/05/1919 The popular first lady of Agrentina Eva Peron is born

Eva María Duarte de Perón was the wife of Argentine President Juan Perón and First Lady of Argentina until her death. She was born in poverty in the rural village of Los Toldos, in the Pampas, as the youngest of five children. At 15, she moved to the nation's capital of Buenos Aires to pursue a career as a stage, radio, and film actress.


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  • Personal 

  • Actor's filmography 

  • Awards received 

  • Early relationship with Juan Perón 

  • Rise to power 

  • European tour 

  • Charitable and feminist activities 

  • 1952 Presidential election 

  • Death and aftermath 

  • Legacy and criticism 

  • Titles and honours