Juan Perón

1895 - 1974

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Juan Domingo Perón (UK: , US: , Spanish: [ˈxwan doˈmiŋɡo peˈɾon]; 8 October 1895 – 1 July 1974) was an Argentine Army general and dictator. After serving in several government positions, including Minister of Labour and Vice President of a military dictatorship, he was elected President of Argentina three times, serving from June 1946 to September 1955, when he was overthrown by the Revolución Libertadora, and then from October 1973 until his death in July 1974. During his first presidential term (1946–52), Perón was supported by his second wife, Eva Duarte: they were immensely popular among the Argentine working class. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Perón has received more than 3,243,362 page views. His biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 73 in 2019). Juan Perón is the 462nd most popular politician (down from 428th in 2019), the 7th most popular biography from Argentina and the 2nd most popular Argentinean Politician.

Juan Perón was an Argentine military officer and politician who served as President of Argentina from 1946 to 1955 and 1973 to 1974. He is most famous for his social reforms in Argentina.

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Among politicians, Juan Perón ranks 462 out of 15,710Before him are Merneptah, Constantius II, Æthelstan, Ecgberht, King of Wessex, Georges Pompidou, and Charles III of Spain. After him are Shivaji, Emperor Taizong of Tang, Albert II of Germany, Alexander Lukashenko, Atahualpa, and Gaiseric.

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Among people born in 1895, Juan Perón ranks 4Before him are George VI, Carl Orff, and Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia. After him are Anna Freud, Richard Sorge, Buster Keaton, Jiddu Krishnamurti, Santiago Bernabéu Yeste, Nikolai Yezhov, Mikhail Bakhtin, and Max Horkheimer. Among people deceased in 1974, Juan Perón ranks 5Before him are Charles Lindbergh, Oskar Schindler, Georgy Zhukov, and Georges Pompidou. After him are James Chadwick, Lyudmila Pavlichenko, Vittorio De Sica, Pär Lagerkvist, Amin al-Husseini, Baldur von Schirach, and U Thant.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Juan Perón ranks 7 out of 900Before him are Che Guevara (1928), Pope Francis (1936), Jorge Luis Borges (1899), Alfredo Di Stéfano (1926), Eva Perón (1919), and Diego Maradona (1960). After him are Juan Manuel Fangio (1911), Astor Piazzolla (1921), Isabel Martínez de Perón (1931), Martha Argerich (1941), Jorge Rafael Videla (1925), and José de San Martín (1778).

Among POLITICIANS In Argentina

Among politicians born in Argentina, Juan Perón ranks 2Before him are Eva Perón (1919). After him are Isabel Martínez de Perón (1931), Jorge Rafael Videla (1925), Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (1953), Leopoldo Galtieri (1926), Carlos Menem (1930), Manuel Belgrano (1770), Richard Walther Darré (1895), Néstor Kirchner (1950), Reynaldo Bignone (1928), and Raúl Alfonsín (1927).