Ramallo massacre
The Ramallo massacre occurred on September 17, 1999 in Villa Ramallo, in northern Buenos Aires Province, Argentina, when three armed robbers broke into the local offices of the Banco de la Nación Arge...
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Carlos Soria
Carlos Ernesto Soria (March 1, 1949 – January 1, 2012) was an Argentine lawyer and Justicialist Party politician. He died in the early hours of January 1, 2012, from a gunshot wound, at...
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Osvaldo Civile
Osvaldo Daniel Civile (October 21, 1958 – April 28, 1999) was an Argentine heavy metal guitarist. He was the guitarist for the bands V8 and Horcas.
Civile was born in Caseros, Buenos Aires, and be...
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Rodolfo Walsh
Rodolfo Jorge Walsh (born January 9, 1927 in Lamarque) was an Argentine writer, considered the founder of investigative journalism. He is most famous for his Open Letter from a Writer to the Military ...
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Dardo Cabo
Dardo Manuel Cabo (January 1, 1941 - c. January 6, 1977) was an Argentine journalist and activist. The son of a famous metalworkers' union leader, he started political activism in the Movimiento Nacio...
Leandro N. Alem
Leandro Nicéforo Alem (born Alen) (11 March 1841 – 1 July 1896) was an Argentine politician, born in Buenos Aires, a founder and leader of the Radical Civic Union. He was also an active Freemason. Al...
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David Kraiselburd
David Kraiselburd (1912–1974) was an Argentine journalist, newspaper publisher, and lawyer, best known for his commitment and actions against military regimes and political violence of both right- and...
Carlos Washington Lencinas
Carlos Washington Lencinas (November 13, 1888 - November 10, 1929) was an Argentine politician and governor of Mendoza, Argentina.
Carlos Washington Lencinas was born in Rivadavia Department, Mend...
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Carlos Thompson
Juan Carlos Mundin-Schaffter, known as Carlos Thompson, (7 June 1923 – 10 October 1990) was an Argentine actor.
Of German Swiss descent, he played leading roles on stage and in films in Argentina....
José Ignacio Rucci
José Ignacio Rucci (March 5, 1924 – September 25, 1973) was an Argentine politician and union leader, appointed general secretary of the CGT (General Confederation of Labour) in 1970. Close to ...
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René Favaloro
Dr. René Gerónimo Favaloro (July 12, 1923 – July 29, 2000) was an Argentine cardiac surgeon best known for his pioneering work on coronary artery bypass surgery.
Favaloro was born and raised in La...
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Alfredo Yabrán
Alfredo Enrique Nalib Yabrán (November 1, 1944  in Larroque, Entre Ríos – May 20, 1998) was a powerful businessman in Argentina, with close links with the government, in particular with the admin...
Fatima Massacre
The Fatima massacre refers to an incident in Fátima, Buenos Aires, Argentina, where 30 drugged and illegally detained prisoners were shot and whose bodies were then dynamited on August 20, 1976.On Aug...
Zelmar Michelini
Zelmar Michelini (20 May 1924, Montevideo, Uruguay – 20 May 1976, Buenos Aires, Argentina) was a Uruguayan reporter and politician, assassinated in Buenos Aires in 1976 as part of Operation Condor.
Lisandro de la Torre
Lisandro de la Torre (6 December 1868 – 5 January 1939) was an Argentine politician, born in Rosario, province of Santa Fe.De la Torre became a lawyer in 1890. His thesis about municipalities an...
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Hans Langsdorff
Hans Wilhelm Langsdorff (20 March 1894 – 20 December 1939) was a German naval officer, most famous for his command of the Panzerschiff (pocket battleship) Admiral Graf Spee during the Battle of t...
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Juan José Torres
Juan José Torres González (5 March 1920 – 2 June 1976) was a Bolivian socialist politician and military leader. He served as President of Bolivia from October 7, 1970 to August 21, 1971. He was ...
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José Luis Cuciuffo
José Luis Cuciuffo (1 February 1961 – 11 December 2004) was a defender in the starting XI of 1986 FIFA World Cup-winning Argentine national team.He was a centre back who was often found upfield using ...
José Alonso (trade unionist)
José Alonso (February 6, 1917 – August 27, 1970) was an Argentine politician and trade-unionist.
José Alonso was born in the Montserrat section of Buenos Aires, in 1917. The son of ...
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Ezeiza massacre
The Ezeiza massacre took place on June 20, 1973 near the Ezeiza International Airport in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Peronist masses, including many young people, had gathered there to acclaim Juan Perón...
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José Luis Cabezas
José Luis Cabezas (1961–1997) was an Argentine news photographer and reporter who worked for Noticias, a leading local newsmagazine.
On 25 January 1997, Cabezas was murdered at Pinamar, Argentina'...
Kurt Gustav Wilckens
Kurt Gustav Wilckens (1886-1923) was a militant German anarchist, known in Argentina for having avenged the massacre of hundreds of workers on strike in the repression unleashed by the Argentine gover...
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Juan Mackenna
Brigadier Juan Mackenna (October 26, 1771 – November 21, 1814) was an Irish-born, Chilean military officer and hero of the Chilean War of Independence. He is considered to have been the creator of the...
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Carlos Alberto Sacheri
Carlos Alberto Sacheri (1933–1974) was an Argentine thomist philosopher and scholar. He was shot and killed by ERP members on 22 December 1974 in Buenos Aires; he was targeted because of his perceived...