Eva Peron A.K.A. "Evita" Eva Peron 1919-1952 Eva Peron was widely loved by the ordinary people of Argentina. She campaigned tirelessly for both the poor and for the extension of women’s rights. At the same time she was feared by some in power for her popularity. She was also criticised for her intolerance of criticism; with her husband Juan Peron they shut down many independent newspapers. She died aged only 32 in 1952
Lo imborrable de la historia Por Felipe Pigna * Desde su muerte se ha escrito mucho sobre Eva Perón. No pocos autores se han dedicado a subestimarla, a estudiarla como un fenómeno folklórico, como ocurre con las tradiciones y los mitos populares. Porque la historia del poder tiene una especie de fascinación por…
Eva Peron came from nothing and became the most admired woman in Argentina. Even after death, she so frightened her enemies that her corpse was moved and hiden many times before it finally came home again to Argentina.
Eva Perón in Dior. Her most iconic image due to the incongruous image portrayed by the Lloyd-Weber & Rice musical of Evita in full evening dress on the balcony of the Casa Rosada (something Eva would never have actually contemplated).