Maria eva duarte de peron, who in her publicly self-effacing style preferred to refer to herself in the diminutive form evita, possessed formidable political instincts she was the illegitimate child of a poor peasant woman. Born in 1919 in the town of los toldos, argentina, maria eva duarte grew up with her parents and four siblings her family was quite prosperous at the time she was born evita’s father, juan duarte, was given the role of deputy justice of the peace in 1908, and the family enjoyed a great deal of prominence. Eva maría duarte was born into a small poor village, los toldos when she was still a child she always knew she wanted to break out and get more than the others from her life she wanted to become an actress. He becomes eva duarte's ultimate conquest in her weirdly inevitable climb from bastardy and poverty, to evolving glamor, to stardom, to political incandescence, to virtual sainthood. Eva was concerned with the welfare of the public which motivated her to try and improve their everyday life juan duarte, eva’s father, had two families: one with his legitimate wife and another with his mistress, juana ibarguren.
The gruesome, untold story of eva peron’s lobotomy tragic chapter to the life of a colourful and controversial figure who continues to fascinate more than six decades after her death. Upon arrival in buenos aires, eva duarte was faced with the difficulties of surviving without formal education and without connections after years of struggle, she eventually found work as a radio and film actress, being credited as eva duarte eva duarte later had leading roles in b-grade movie melodramas. Evita, using her family name of eva duarte, had come to the capital buenos aires to pursue an acting career as the de facto minister of health and labour, she secured generous wage increases for. The youngest of five children of juan duarte and juana ibarguren, maría eva duarte was born on may 7, 1919, in the little village of los toldos in buenos aires province, argentina following the death of her father, the family moved to the larger nearby town of junín, where her mother ran a boarding house.
Early life born maría eva duarte on may 7, 1919, in los toldos, argentina, eva perón was a leading political figure in her native country as first lady and wife to president juan perónshe. Eva perón, in full eva duarte de perón, née maría eva duarte, byname evita, (born may 7, she traveled to buenos aires to pursue an acting career and eventually began performing steadily in radio parts when published in life, were seen by eva and juan perón as. Argentina's former first lady eva perón, an icon of film, stage and song as evita, is to become the first woman to grace its national currency president cristina fernández de kirchner revealed. Evita brings to life the rags-to-riches rise of eva peron, the first lady of argentina set between 1934 and 1952, the tony award winner for best musical follows eva duarte on her journey from poor illegitimate child to ambitious actress to the most powerful woman in latin career opportunities.
Although the story of eva duarte peron’s rise from peasant girl to the most powerful female figure in latin america is epic, it is, at its heart, a story about two primary relationships – eva and husband president juan peron, and eva and the argentine people, says connors. Eva maría duarte de perón (7 may 1919 – 26 july 1952) was the wife of argentine president juan perón (1895–1974) and first lady of argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952 she is usually referred to as eva perón or evita. Eva peron was born in 1922, in los toldos province eva peron was one of five children after the death of her father in 1926, eva peron and the family moved to junin.
The life and political career of eva perón, argentina’s first lady, women's right activist, actress, political leader, and evita early life born maría eva duarte on may 7th 1919 in los todos, argentina. Perón, eva duarte de (1919–52) argentine dancer and politician, second wife of juan perón known as ‘evita’, she administered argentina 's social welfare agencies and was the country's chief labour mediator. 1919: born maria eva duarte in los toldos, argentina (though a contradictory baptismal certificate has her born in 1922 as eva maria ibarguren) 1934: moves to buenos aires to pursue acting career. Maria eva duarte was born in los toldos, argentina on may 7, 1919, to juan duarte and juana ibarguren, an unmarried couple the youngest of five children, eva, as she came to be known, had three older sisters and a brother. In 1945, however, her career in argentina suffered an abrupt break, while she was filming la cabalgata del circo (the circus parade), in which another of the actresses was the young eva duarte.
Eva duarte is a poor, small town girl from junin, argentina who dreams of living a larger life she meets a tango singer who promises to make all her dreams come true and, leaving her family behind, travels with him to buenos aires, the “big apple” of argentina. The new biography eva peron, by alicia dujovne ortiz, includes a 1944 promotional shot for circus cavalcade, the provincial actress eva duarte's first movie. Evita peron was born as maria eva duarte de peron she was the youngest of five children of juan duarte and juana ibarguren her father, who already had a wife and family, was an affluent rancher from nearby chivilcoy, buenos aires. Eva perón, actress: la cabalgata del circo eva maría duarte was born into a small poor village, los toldos when she was still a child she always knew she wanted to break out and get more than the others from her life.
Ambitious, ruthless, untiring, clever and strikingly beautiful, maria eva duarte de peron had in large measure many of the qualities needed to lift her in a dozen short years from obscurity to fame, wealth and power on the unpredictable currents of argentine political life. Early life and career marriage to eva duarte in early october 1945, perón was ousted from his positions by a coup of rival army and navy officers but associates in the labour unions rallied the workers of greater buenos aires, and perón was released from custody on oct 17, 1945. María eva evita duarte perón was the wife of populist argentine president juan perón during the 1940's and 1950's evita was a very important part of her husband's power: although he was beloved by the poor and working classes, she was even more so.
Evita: the real life of eva peron is a short biography of one of the most important political figures in recent latin american history who has been transformed into a cultural symbol through popular musicals and movies over the last several decades the purpose of the biography is to separate the. In 1934, 15-year-old eva duarte lives in the provincial town of junín, and longs to seek a better life in buenos aires eva falls in love with a tango singer, agustín magaldi , after she meets him at one of his shows (on this night of a thousand stars.