Eva Peron, politician
May 7, 1919-July 26, 1952
Lives of Extraordinary Women: Rulers, Rebels (and What the Neighbors Thought) by Kathleen Krull, illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt (Harcourt, 2000)
The First Lady of Argentina was a powerful presence in the political arena in Latin America and the world.
Read about Peron’s legacy at the Official Evita Peron Website.