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 (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.


(Spanish peˈrɔn)
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


(pəˈroʊn, peɪ-)

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)
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To the references given by Peron may be added, Humboldt's Pers.
The two lucky pupils were Year 13 pupil Emma Davies and Year 11 pupil Tomas McSorley, who will play the roles of Eva Peron and Juan Peron respectively.
I grew up in poverty, and whilst pursuing a career in acting I met and married Colonel Juan Peron, who later became the Argentine president.
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.
A CAR used by one of the 20th Century's most famous women, Eva Peron, will go under the hammer in September.
GUILLAUME Peron has been appointed site director at the Solvay chemical production site in Holywell Green.
1952 EVA PERON, the second wife of Argentine President Juan Peron died from cancer.
Isabel Peron is sworn in as the first female President of Argentina, replacing her sick husband Juan Peron, who dies two days later.
But disappointingly, this show under achieved because, try as they might, both leads - Marti Pellow as Che and Madalena Alberto as Eva Peron - fought a losing battle with an orchestral score that was too loud.
But after nearly 14 years in power, perhaps the best comparison now may be a transgender cross between the former Argentine leader Juan Peron and his legendary wife, Eva ("Evita").
The musical tracks the story of Eva Peron, wife of former Argentine dictator Juan Peron.