Cristina Fernández de Kirchner
|Cristina Fernández de Kirchner|
|President of Argentina|
10 December 2007 – 9 December 2015
|Vice President||Julio Cobos (2007-2011)|
Amado Boudou (2011-2015)
|Preceded by||Néstor Kirchner|
|Succeeded by||Mauricio Macri|
for Buenos Aires Province
10 December 2005 – 28 November 2007
for Santa Cruz
10 December 2001 – 9 December 2005
10 December 1995 – 3 December 1997
for Santa Cruz
10 December 1997 – 9 December 2001
|Born||Cristina Elisabet Fernández|
19 February 1953
La Plata, Argentina
|Political party||Front for Victory|
|Spouse(s)||Néstor Kirchner (1950–2010)|
|Alma mater||National University of La Plata|
Cristina Elisabet Fernández de Kirchner (February 19, 1953), also called Cristina Fernández or Cristina Kirchner, is an Argentine attorney and politician. She was the President of Argentina from 2007 to 2015. She was born in La Plata, Buenos Aires Province. She is the daughter of Eduardo Fernandez ( of Spanish descent) a bus driver, and Ofelia Esther Wilhelm (of German descent). She is a lawyer and she was married to former Argentinian president Néstor Kirchner from 1975 until his death in 2010.
She was elected President in October 2007. She was re-elected to a second term in October 2011.
References[change | change source]
- Presidency of the Argentine Nation. "The President Biography" (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 2009-06-19. Retrieved 2009-04-03.
- España, La Nueva. "Una «Evita» con sangre asturiana". www.lne.es.
- Cristina Fernández de Kirchner profile
- (Spanish) "Senadora Nacional Cristina E. Fernández de Kirchner". República Argentina. Retrieved 2008-09-08.