Infamous Decade
The Infamous Decade (in Spanish, Década Infame) in Argentina is the name given to the period of time that began in 1930 with the coup d'état against President Hipólito Yrigoyen by José Félix Uriburu a...
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Economy of Argentina
The economy of Argentina is an upper middle-income economy, and Latin America's third largest.The country benefits from rich natural resources, a highly literate population, an export-oriented agricul...
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Roca-Runciman Treaty
The Roca–Runciman Treaty was a commercial agreement between Argentina and the United Kingdom signed in London by the Vice President of Argentina, Julio Argentino Roca, Jr., and the president of the ...
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Revolution of '43
The 1943 Argentine coup d'état, also known as the Revolution of '43, was a coup d'état on June 4, 1943, which ended the government of Ramón Castillo, who had been fraudulently elected to office, as pa...
Argentine general election, 1931
The Argentine presidential election of 1931 was held on 8 November. With a turnout of 73.4%, it produced the following official results:
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Argentine presidential election, 1937
The Argentine presidential election of 1937 was held on 5 September 1937.
The 1931 elections (boycotted by the previous ruling party, the centrist Radical Civic Union) proved to be a precedent fo...
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Agriculture in Argentina
Agriculture is one of the bases of Argentina's economy.Argentine agriculture is relatively capital intensive, today providing about 7% of all employment, and, even during its period of dominance arou...
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Francisco A. Barroetaveña
Francisco Antonio Barroetaveña (1856 – 1933) was an Argentine lawyer and politician, founder of the Civic Youth Union, the Civic Union, and co-founder of the Radical Civic Union.
Born in Gualegua...
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Transportation in Argentina
Transport in Argentina is mainly based on a complex network of routes, crossed by relatively inexpensive long-distance buses and by cargo trucks. The country also has a number of national and internat...
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Alfredo Palacios
Alfredo Lorenzo Palacios (August 10, 1880 - April 20, 1965) was an Argentine socialist politician.Palacios was born in Buenos Aires, and studied law at Universidad de Buenos Aires, after graduation he...
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Roberto María Ortiz
Jaime Gerardo Roberto Marcelino María Ortiz Lizardi (September 24, 1886 – July 15, 1942) was President of Argentina from February 20, 1938 to June 27, 1942.Ortiz was born in Buenos Aires. As a s...
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National Democratic Party (Argentina)
The National Democratic Party (Spanish: Partido Demócrata Nacional, PDN) was an Argentine conservative party created in 1931 which disappeared after 1955. It was generally known simply as the Cons...
Robustiano Patrón Costas
Robustiano Patrón Costas (August 5, 1878 – September 24, 1965) was a conservative Argentine politician and businessman who served as interim President of the nation and governor of his native pr...
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Mining in Argentina
Mining in Argentina is an important regional producer of minerals, including primary aluminum, lead, copper, zinc, silver and gold.In 2003 the value of nonfuel mineral production totaled $1.1 billion,...
Julio Argentino Pascual Roca
Julio Argentino Pascual Roca Funes (17 May 1873 – 8 October 1942) was an Argentine politician and diplomat.He was born to Clara Funes and General Julio Roca, who would become President of Argentina an...
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Economic history of Argentina
The economic history of Argentina is one of the most studied, owing to the "Argentine paradox", its unique condition as a country that had achieved advanced development in the early 20th century but e...
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Leopoldo Melo
Leopoldo Melo (1869 – 1951) was an Argentine lawyer, diplomat and politician. He was a leading figure in the Radical Civic Union, a nominee for President, and later Minister of Internal...
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Julio Irazusta
Julio Alberto Gustavo Irazusta (23 July 1899 - 5 May 1982) was an Argentine writer and politician who was one of the leading lights of the nationalist movement of the 1920s and 1930s. He collaborated ...
1943 Argentine coup d'état
The 1943 Argentine coup d'état, also known as the Revolution of '43, was a coup d'état on June 4, 1943, which ended the government of Ramón Castillo, who had been fraudulently elected to office, as pa...
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Foreign trade of Argentina

Agriculturally and thinly populated, Argentina recorded trade surpluses for most of the period between 1900 and 1948, including a cumulative US$1 billion during World War I and US$1.7 ...
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Miss Mary
Miss Mary is a 1986 drama film directed by María Luisa Bemberg and starring Julie Christie, Nacha Guevara and Eduardo Pavlovsky. It was an Argentine-American co-production shot on location in Argenti...
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Tourism in Argentina
Tourism in Argentina is characterized by its cultural offerings and its ample and varied natural assets. The country had 5.28 million visitors in 2010, ranking in terms of the international tourist ar...
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Carlos Saavedra Lamas
Carlos Saavedra Lamas (November 1, 1878 – May 5, 1959) was an Argentine academic and politician, and in 1936, the first Latin American Nobel Peace Prize recipient.
Born in Buenos Aires, Carl...
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1930 Argentine coup d'état
The 1930 Argentine coup d'état also known as the September Revolution by supporters of it, involved the overthrow of the Argentine government of Hipólito Yrigoyen by forces loyal to General José Félix...
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