Isabel Martínez de Perón

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Isabel Martínez de Perón
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41st President of Argentina
In office
1 July 1974 – 24 March 1976
Preceded by Juan Perón
Succeeded by Jorge Rafael Videla
Head of the Argentine Justicialist Party
In office
1974 - 1975
Preceded by Juan Perón
Vice President of Argentina
In office
12 October 1973 - 1 July 1974
Acting President; 29 June – 1 July 1974
President Juan Perón
Preceded by Office Vacant; Vicente Solano Lima most recent office holder
Succeeded by Office Vacant; Víctor Martínez next to hold office
First Lady of Argentina
In office
12 October 1973 – 1 July 1974
Personal details
Born María Estela Martínez Cartas
4 February 1931 (1931-02-04) (age 86)
La Rioja, Argentina
Nationality Argentine
Political party Justicialist
Spouse(s) Juan Perón
Signature

María Estela Martínez Cartas de Perón (Spanish pronunciation: [isaˈβel marˈtines]; born 4 February 1931), better known as Isabel Martínez de Perón or Isabel Perón, is a former President of Argentina. She was the third wife of the former President, Juan Perón.

During her husband's third term as president from 1973 to 1974, Isabel served as both vice president and First Lady. Following her husband's death in office in 1974, Isabel served as president from 1 July 1974 to 24 March 1976.

She was arrested near her home in Spain on 12 January 2007 over the forced disappearance of an activist in February 1976.[1]

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