Eva Peron, the Former First Lady of Argentina..."Don't Cry For Me, Argentina", Indeed!! Peron Followed Her Husband As the First Female President of a Latin American Country...Gaining the Love of the Masses Along the Way...Her Story Has Been Retold In Print and the Oscar-Nominated Film, "Evita"...What An Influence...What A Step For Women Everywhere!!
Eva Peron political figure in her own right, she was known for her campaign for female suffrage (the right to vote), her support of organized labor groups, and her organization of a vast social welfare program that benefited and gained the support of the lower classes.
Eva Perón in Dior. Her most iconic image due to the incongruous image portrayed by the Lloyd-Weber & Rice musical of Evita in full evening dress on the balcony of the Casa Rosada (something Eva would never have actually contemplated).