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Today in Latin American history, Argentine first lady and actress Eva "Evita" Perón was born in 1919. The second wife of President Juan Perón, Evita is credited with speaking on behalf of labor rights, fought for women's suffrage, and ran the nation's first large-scale female political party, the Female Peronist Party. continue reading »
Last month, it was announced that Argentina was planning to issue special bills bearing the likeness of Eva Peron, whose full name is Maria Eva Duarte de Peron, widely known as Evita. continue reading »
The intense acting of Ricky Martin and Elena Roger in a new stage production of "Evita" transports New York audiences to Buenos Aires where the plot evolves from the contradictory personality of Eva Peron. continue reading »