Juan Perón was an Argentine politician and military officer best remembered for serving as the 29th and 40th President of Argentina. Prior to becoming President of Argentina, he held a number of important government positions such as the Vice President of Argentina and the Minister of Labor. His third wife Isabel Martínez de Perón succeeded him as President upon his demise in 1974.
He was born to Juana Toledo and Mario Perón. He was married three times. His first marriage was to Aurelia Tizón from 1929 until her death in 1938. He got married to his second wife Eva Duarte in 1945. The marriage ended with Eva's premature death in 1952. His third marriage was to Isabel Martínez Cartas in 1961. He remained married to Isabel until his demise in 1974.
In 1987, grave robbers broke into his tomb and sawed off his hands. Having made away with his sawed off hands and other personal effects from his tomb, the grave robbers asked for a ransom of $8 million for the return of the stolen items.
He is the first Argentine politician to have been elected President of Argentina three times.
was a famous Argentine politician,
who was born on
October 8, 1895. As a person born on this date, Juan Perón is listed in our database as the 17th
most popular celebrity for the day (October 8) and the 7th most popular for the year (1895).
People born on October 8
fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales.
Juan Perón is the 433rd most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Juan Perón's birthday, Juan Perón is the 6th most famous Argentine.
In general, Juan Perón ranks as the 5096th
most popular famous person, and the 79th most popular country president (prime minister) of all time.
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