Today in Argentina History (Part 2)

Sub-Topics: Buenos Aires

Historical Events

Events 101 - 140 of 140

1982-06-17 - President Galtieri resigns after leading Argentina to defeat
1982-07-01 - General Reynaldo Bignone sworn in as president of Argentina
1982-07-12 - Britain announces it is returning 593 Argentine POWs
1983-04-28 - Argentine government declares all 15-30,000 missing persons dead
1983-09-23 - Argentina milt regime gives amnesty to military/political assassins
1983-10-30 - The first democratic elections in Argentina after seven years of military rule are held.
1983-11-30 - Raúl Alfonsín wins Argentine presidential election
1983-12-10 - Raul Alfonsin inaugurated as Argentina's 1st civilian president
1984-01-10 - Argentine ex-president/general Bignone arrested
1985-11-03 - Argentine pres Alfonsíns Radical Burgerunie wins elections
1986-05-15 - Argentine ex-president Galtieri sentenced to 12 years
1986-06-19 - Argentina beats West Germany 3-2 in soccer's 13th World Cup
1986-06-29 - Argentina becomes world champion soccer team (3-2 against W-Germany)
1986-08-07 - Daniel Buettner, Bret Anderson, Martin Engel & Anne Knabe begin cycling journey of 15,266 miles from Prudhoe Bay Alaska to Argentina
1987-06-13 - Daniel Buettner, Bret Anderson, Martin Engel & Anne Knabe complete cycling journey of 15,266 mi from Prudhoe Bay, Alaska to Argentina
1989-04-28 - Argentina, hit by rocketing inflation, runs out of money
1989-07-08 - Carlos Saul Menum becomes president of Argentina
1990-07-08 - Germany beats Argentina 1-0 for soccer's 14th World Cup in Rome
Soccer player Diego MaradonaSoccer player Diego Maradona 1991-04-06 - Argentine soocer star Diego Maradona suspended for 15 month by Italian League for testing positive for cocaine use
1991-04-26 - Soccer star Diego Maradona, suspended for using cocaine, arrested in Argentina for possession & distribution of illegal narcotics
1991-08-01 - Italian/Argentine Soccer star Diego Maradona retires
1994-06-25 - 1,500th goal in Soccer World Cup history scored by Caceres of Argentina
1994-07-03 - Romania eliminates Argentina 3-2 in soccer world cup
1994-08-20 - Archbishop Quarracino wants all homosexuals to leave Argentina
2001-12-19 - Argentine economic crisis: December 2001 riots - Riots erupt in Buenos Aires after Domingo Cavallo's corralito measures restrict the withdrawal of cash from bank deposits.
2001-12-20 - Argentine economic crisis: President of Argentina Fernando de la Rúa is forced out of office.
2002-01-02 - Eduardo Duhalde is appointed interim President of Argentina by the Legislative Assembly.
2002-11-14 - Argentina defaults on an $805 million World Bank payment.
2003-05-25 - Néstor Kirchner becomes President of Argentina after defeating Carlos Menem. He is the first elected President since the economic crisis.
2004-12-30 - A fire in the República Cromagnon nightclub in Buenos Aires, Argentina kills 194.
2005-12-15 - Argentina's president Néstor Kirchner announces the early repayment of its external debt to the IMF.
2006-12-03 - 95th Davis Cup: Russia beats Argentina in Moscow (3-2)
2007-10-29 - Argentina elects its first female president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.
2007-11-23 - MS Explorer, a cruise liner carrying 154 people, sank in the Antarctic Ocean south of Argentina after hitting an iceberg near the South Shetland Islands.
2008-11-23 - 97th Davis Cup: Spain beats Argentina in Mar del Plata (3-1)
2011-12-04 - 100th Davis Cup: Spain beats Argentina in Seville (3-1)
2012-02-22 - Train crash in Buenos Aires, Argentina, kills 50 and injures hundreds
2012-04-05 - Severe storms in Argentina kill 14 people
2013-04-03 - 50 people are killed by flooding across Argentina
2014-02-08 - 17 people are killed after a truck & bus collide in Mendoza, Argentina

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 266

1941-10-05 - Eduardo Duhalde, President of Argentina
1941-11-01 - Alfio Basile, Argentine football coach
1942-04-12 - Carlos Reutemann, Argentine racing driver and politician
1942-08-07 - Carlos Monzón, Argentine boxer
1943-07-15 - Diligenti quintuplets, Buenos Aires, Argentina
1944-03-08 - Palito Ortega, Argentine singer and actor
1949-04-13 - Ricardo Zuniño, Argentine racing driver
1949-04-25 - Vicente Pernía, Argentine footballer
1949-09-03 - José Pekerman, Argentine football manager
1950-01-23 - Luis Alberto Spinetta, Buenos Aires, Argentina, rock musician (Almendra, Pescado Rabioso, Invisible), (d. 2012)
1950-02-25 - Néstor Kirchner, President of Argentina
1950-05-20 - Reinaldo Merlo, Argentine footballer
1950-12-05 - Osvaldo Golijov, Argentine-born composer
1951-04-22 - Ana María Shua, Argentine poet
1951-08-19 - Gustavo Santaolalla, Argentine film composer
1951-10-23 - Charly García, Argentine singer
1951-11-08 - Alfredo Astiz, Argentine general
1952-02-06 - Ricardo Lavolpe, Argentine football coach
1952-08-03 - Osvaldo Ardiles, Argentine soccer player
1952-08-17 - Guillermo Vilas, Argentina, tennis champ (US Open-1977)
1952-08-18 - Ricky Villa, Argentine former footballer
1952-10-02 - George Meegen, England, walked 19,019 miles from Argentina to Alaska
1953-01-04 - Norberto Alonso, Argentine footballer
1953-05-25 - Daniel Passarella, Argentine footballer
1953-08-31 - Miguel Ángel Guerra, Argentine racing driver
1954-08-11 - Juan Maria Solare, Argentine composer
1954-08-19 - Oscar Larrauri, Argentine racing driver
1955-04-25 - Américo Gallego, Argentine footballer
1955-10-04 - Jorge Valdano, Argentine footballer
1956-04-09 - Miguel Ángel Russo, Argentine footballer
1956-09-19 - Juan Manuel Fangio II, Argentine racing driver
1957-07-30 - Nery Pumpido, Argentine footballer
1958-08-08 - Cecilia Roth, Argentine actress
1958-08-16 - Jose Luis, Clerc Argentina, tennis star
1959-07-02 - Eduardo Bengoechea, Argentina, tennis star
1960-09-27 - Nick della Casa, British/Brazillian/Argentine cameraman (Emmy Award)
1961-10-02 - Pablo Arraya, Argentina, tennis star
1962-01-26 - Oscar Ruggeri, Argentine footballer
1962-02-27 - Veronica Ribot-Canales, Buenos Aires Argentina, US diver (Olympics-96)
1962-04-27 - Ángel Comizzo, Argentine footballer
1962-12-05 - José Cura, Argentine tenor
1963-10-17 - Sergio Goycochea, Argentine footballer
1964-01-12 - Laura Gildemeister, Argentina, tennis star
1964-10-09 - Martin Jaite, Argentina, tennis star
1964-12-21 - Fabiana Udenio, Argentine actress
1965-04-13 - Patricio Pouchulu, Argentinean architect
1966-06-27 - Mercedes Paz, Tucum Argentina, tennis star (1990 Strasbourg)
1966-08-01 - Horacia de la Pena, Argentina, tennis star
1966-08-18 - Gustavo Charif, Argentine artist
1966-12-25 - Javier Frana, Rafaela Argentina, tennis star
1967-03-06 - Julio Bocca, Argentinean Ballet Dancer
1967-10-07 - Mariana Perez-Roldan, Argentina, tennis star
1968-08-06 - Patricia Tarabini, La Plata Argentina, tennis star (1985 Futures ITA)
1969-02-01 - Gabriel Batistuta, Argentine footballer
1969-05-20 - Alberto Mancini, Argentina, tennis star
1969-09-12 - Ángel Cabrera, Argentine golfer
1969-10-18 - Nelson Vivas, Argentine former footballer
1969-10-20 - Guillermo Perez-Roldan, Argentina, tennis star
1970-01-11 - Franco Davin, Argentina, tennis star
1970-04-28 - Diego Simeone, Argentine footballer
1970-05-16 - Gabriela Sabatini, Argentina, tennis player (Olympic-silver-1988)
1970-09-13 - Martín Herrera, former Argentine footballer
1971-03-09 - Diego Torres, Argentine singer
1971-04-12 - Fernando Meligeni, Argentina, tennis star
1971-06-12 - Florencia Labat, Buenos Aires Argentina, tennis star (1992 Austrian)
1971-10-05 - Mauricio Pellegrino, Argentine former footballer
1972-03-05 - Hernan Gumy, Buenos Aires Argentina, tennis star
1972-08-19 - Roberto Abbondanzieri, Argentine footballer
1972-10-12 - Juan Manuel Silva, Argentine racing driver
1972-12-10 - Marcos di Palma, Argentine racing driver
1972-12-26 - Esteban Fuertes, Argentine footballer
1973-02-16 - Christian Bassedas, Argentine former footballer
1973-03-10 - Mauricio Taricco, Argentine footballer
1973-04-14 - Roberto Ayala, Argentine footballer
1973-05-04 - Guillermo Barros Schelotto, Argentine footballer
1973-07-13 - Ariel Silvio Zárate, Argentine footballer
1973-11-07 - Martín Palermo, Argentine footballer
1973-12-12 - Walter Otta, Argentine footballer
1974-01-06 - Daniel Cordone, Argentine footballer
1974-02-17 - Valeria Mazza, Rosario Argentina, model (Cosmo-July 1995)
1974-03-04 - Ariel Ortega, Argentine footballer
1974-03-07 - Facundo Sava, Argentine footballer
1974-04-01 - Hugo Benjamín Ibarra, Argentine footballer
1974-08-04 - Kily González, Argentine footballer
1974-08-22 - Agustín Pichot, Argentine rugby player
1975-01-20 - Norberto Fontana, Argentine racing driver
1975-02-23 - Natalia Verbeke, Argentine actress
1975-03-09 - Juan Sebastián Verón, Argentine footballer
1975-04-19 - Nazarena Almada, Miss Argentina Universe (1997)
1975-05-08 - Gastón Mazzacane, Argentine racing driver
1975-07-06 - Sebastián Rulli, Argentine actor
1975-09-11 - Juan Cobián, former Argentine footballer
1975-10-22 - Martín Cardetti, Argentine footballer
1975-12-21 - Paloma Herrera, Argentine ballet dancer
1976-05-05 - Juan Pablo Sorín, Argentine footballer
1976-09-14 - Agustín Calleri, Argentine tennis player
1976-10-04 - Mauro Camoranesi, Argentine-Italian footballer
1976-11-03 - Guillermo Franco, Argentine-Mexican footballer
1977-02-20 - Veronica Ledesma, Miss Universe-Argentina (1996)
1977-03-09 - Yamila Diaz, Argentine supermodel

Famous Weddings

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Famous Deaths

Deaths 101 - 101 of 101

2013-06-15 - José Froilán González, Argentine race car driver, dies from respiratory failure at 90


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