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Pe·rón

 (pə-rōn′, pĕ-), Juan Domingo 1895-1974.
Argentine soldier and president (1946-1955 and 1973-1974). His second wife, (Maria) Eva Duarte de Perón (1919-1952), known as "Evita," was popular for her charitable works. Perón was succeeded in office by his third wife, Maria Estela Martínez de Perón (born 1931), known as "Isabelita," who was ousted by the military in 1976.

Perón

(Spanish peˈrɔn)
n
1. (Biography) Juan Domingo (xwan doˈmɪnɡo). 1895–1974, Argentine soldier and statesman; dictator (1946–55). He was deposed in 1955, remaining in exile until 1973, when he was elected president (1973–74)
2. (Biography) his third wife, María Estella (maˈria esˈteʎa), known as Isabel. born 1931, president of Argentina (1974–76); deposed
3. (Biography) (María) Eva (Duarte) de Perón (ˈeβa), known as Evita. Second wife of Juan Domingo Perón. 1919–52, Argentine film actress: active in politics and social welfare (1946–52)
Peˈronist n, adj

Pe•rón

(pəˈroʊn, peɪ-)

n.
1. Eva Duarte de, 1919–52, Argentine political figure (wife of Juan Perón).
2. Juan (Domingo), 1895–1974, president of Argentina 1946–55, 1973–74.
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Noun1.Peron - Argentine soldier who became president of Argentina (1895-1974)
References in classic literature ?
To the references given by Peron may be added, Humboldt's Pers.
12) Marcial Di Fonzo Bo, sobrino de Facundo Bo, estreno en el marco del Festival Tintas Frescas organizado en 2004, la Eva Peron de Copi, que su tio habia estrenado junto a Copi en el Teatro l'Epee de Bois, Paris, en 1970.
Se ha escrito mucho sobre el, pero con un sesgo hacia el primer periodo de Peron en la presidencia (1946-1955); frecuentemente se deja de lado la etapa posterior y el conocido como peronismo <<tardio>>.
Por ello era una de las figuras diplomaticas mas destacadas del medio nacional y no sorprendio la decision del Presidente Carlos Ibanez, con quien compartia una larga amistad, de hacerlo responsable de profundizar las relaciones con la Argentina del general Juan Domingo Peron.
It looks specifically at the writings of Francois Peron, one of the scientific crew of the Baudin expedition, a French Revolutionary voyage that visited Australia and Timor between 1801 and 1803.
In a novel that is at once amusing and depressing, Carlos Gamerro addresses the people and the politics of his home country with The Adventure of the Busts of Eva Peron.
1919: Maria Eva Peron, Evita, above, legendary Argentinian, was born in Los Toldos, near Buenos Aires, Argentina, the illegitimate daughter of a cook.
El Coronel Peron se mantenia por el momento en un discreto segundo plano.
GUILLAUME Peron has been appointed site director at the Solvay chemical production site in Holywell Green.
A CAR used by one of the 20th century's most famous women, Eva Peron, will go under the hammer in September.
Often when Mark Heenehan as Peron and Madalena Alberto as Eva you go into musicals you have to get to grips with all this new music, but so many of these numbers are so well known, I just have to put my own take on them.
City National Bank (NYSE: CYN), a bank in the US, has said that it has appointed Matthew Peron as its new chief investment officer (CIO) within its investment management division, City National Rochdale.