María Eva Duarte de Perón, better known as just Eva Perón or by the nickname Evita, was an Argentine actress, politician, activist, and philanthropist who served as First Lady of Argentina from June 1946 until her death in July 1952, as the wife of Argentine President Juan Perón. The incredible story of Eva Peron began with this clip. She was the second wife of President Juan Peron (1895-1974) and served as the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952. She is often referred to as simply Eva Peron, or by the affectionate Evita. Ferociously Religious One of the most important contributions of Evita's work for humanity was the change in the legal status of children born out of wedlock before they were considered inferior morally, but also legally and Evita changed that status, she eliminated the word "BASTARD" from the official birth certificate and in its place, she put the word "NATURAL", in this way she not only gave back legal equality to all newborns regardless of whether they were born out of wedlock or in wedlock. With this, no newborn would have a legal disadvantage to deal with from the beginning of their lives. topisdad It was only for her the poor got a chance, what a great woman, water, electricity, etc for those in need and in the backcountry, she achieved what men could not in a very short time. those naysayers need to look in the mirror before casting stones David Wheatcroft What a woman! She gave 1m sewing machines so women could make a bit of extra money. She built houses for the poor with little GARDENS so they could grow veggies or flowers. There are calls for her to be made a Saint. YES! Viraway Leaders should take a look at Evita... Look at everything she has done for the poverty-stricken.

Evita The Woman Behind the Myth - From A&E TV's Biography Channel