by Lauren Morel
1) Juan Peron Great Leader of Argentina:
Juan Peron was born October 8, 1895 in Labos, Argentina and died July 1,1974 in Buenos Aires. At age 16 he went to military school where he became a military officer. During his life span he was also a politician and he was elected 3 times as president of Argentina. During WWII he led a group of Army Colonels who seized power in 1943 which eventually led to an outstanding victory for Peron in the 1946 elections. Earlier on in his career Juan served as an attache to Chile where he went to Italy and observed the Fasicist State in 1938-1940. In 1941 he returned to Argentina where he joined a secret group of military officers called "Grupo de Oficiales Unidos".
2) Audio/Visual/Artistic Element
3) Tanka Style Poem
Juan Domingo Peron:
Juan Peron Leader
Fought For Us For Over Ten Years
Best Leader Ever
Argentinians Thank You
Working Class Represented
4) Essential Question
Who was Juan Domingo Peron and how was he successful in making his reign the best years in Argentinian History?