Famous Argentine Women

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There is always something quite enthralling and exquisite that Argentina has to offer to the world. And in the long list of best things, the Argentine women and their immortal beauty and dauntless stories, will always find the top place. The women of Argentina owe it all to the struggle that the First Lady Evita Perón endured to strengthen the role of women in the Argentina community. And thanks to their undying movements toward progressiveness, Argentine women are making great waves worldwide for their talents and obviously- beauty. Famous women like Mia Maestro a Hollywood star, Soledad Fandino, a famous stage actress, and Cristina Fernández de Kirchner—the former president of Argentina, are some of the proud women of Argentina. Switching gears to their beauty standards, it is also quite easy to distinguish Argentine women from the others; their disbelief in minimalistic makeup and even their love for dressing up. Luminous skin and long thick brunette hair is the basis of their beauty mantra. Argentine women sure are a surplus of beauty with brains! Keep reading to learn more about these badass women!

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Lali Espósito
(Pop Singer-Songwriter And Part Of The Band 'Teen Angels')
Lali Espósito
46
Birthdate: October 10, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Argentine actor-singer Lali Espósito initially soared to fame as a child actor with the telenovela Rincón de Luz and then played a lead role in the teen series Casi Angeles. She is best known for her gold-certified album Brava. She supports abortion rights and is also associated with children’s charities.

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Evita Peron
(First Lady of Argentina from 1946 to 1952)
Evita Peron
32
Birthdate: May 7, 1919
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Toldos, Argentina
Died: July 26, 1952

Evita Peron was an Argentine actress, activist, politician, and philanthropist. She is best remembered for her service as the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 to 1952. She also served as the President of a political party called Female Peronist Party. A staunch philanthropist, Evita Peron was the president of the Eva Perón Foundation, which operated from 1948 to 1955.

 3 
Martina Stoessel
15
Birthdate: March 21, 1997
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Better known as Tini, Argentine actor-singer Martina Stoessel is the daughter of director-producer Alejandro Stoessel. Fans loved her award-winning performance in the Disney telenovela Violetta, which catapulted her to international fame. She made her musical debut with a chart-topping album and now makes music aided by her father’s production.

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Wanda Nara
(Argentine Model and Football Agent)
Wanda Nara
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Birthdate: December 10, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boulogne Sur Mer, Argentina

Wanda Nara is the wife of Argentine footballer Mauro Icardi. She previously came under the spotlight for cheating on her former husband, footballer Maxi Lopez. She has been a performer on revues such as Humor en Custodia and shows such as Tiki Taka - Il calcio è il nostro gioco.

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Gabriela Sabatini
(One of the Leading Tennis Players of Her Generation)
Gabriela Sabatini
12
Birthdate: May 16, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Gabriela Sabatini is an Argentine former professional tennis player. One of the leading female tennis players in the 1980s and 1990s, she amassed 41 titles, including the WTA Finals in 1988 and the 1990 US Open. She was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2006. Also a businesswoman, she runs a line of fragrances.

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands
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Birthdate: May 17, 1971
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

The queen consort of the Netherlands, Queen Máxima is the daughter of Argentine politician Jorge Zorreguieta. She initially worked in the sales departments of HDFC and Deutsche Bank. She apparently didn’t know she was meeting a prince when she met her husband, King Willem-Alexander, at the Seville Spring Fair.

 7 
Martha Argerich
5
Birthdate: June 5, 1941
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Buenos Aires
 8 
Violet Jessop
7
Birthdate: October 2, 1887
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bahía Blanca, Argentina
Died: May 5, 1971
 9 
Paz Lenchantin
(Bass Guitarist, Vocalist and Violinist of the Alternative Rock Band 'Pixies')
Paz Lenchantin
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Birthdate: December 12, 1973
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mar del Plata, Argentina
Argentine-born American musician and Pixies member Paz Lenchantin was born to a classical pianist father and had started training in the violin and other instruments as a child. The camera-shy artist is known for her eccentricities, such as buying a truck and driving it around Louisville. 
 10 
Linda Cristal
(Argentine Actress)
Linda Cristal
12
Birthdate: February 23, 1934
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina
Died: June 27, 2020

Linda Cristal was an Argentine actress remembered for playing important roles in Western films. She then proved her versatility by winning awards for portraying interesting characters in comedy films, such as The Perfect Furlough, which earned her a Golden Globe Award. Also known for her work on TV, Cristal received two Emmy nominations for her performance in The High Chaparral.

 11 
Luisana Lopilato
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Birthdate: May 18, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Luisana Lopilato is an Argentine actress, model, and singer. Lopilato, who started her career as a child model, went on to become the face of popular brands, such as Ultimo and Promesse. She then went on to establish herself as an actress, appearing in popular telenovelas like Alguien que me quiera.

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Zaira Nara
(Argentine Model, Actress and TV Personality)
Zaira Nara
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Birthdate: August 15, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Boulogne, Argentina

Argentine-born Lebanese model and host Zaira Nara has graced the covers of top-notch magazines such as Cosmopolitan and has campaigned for brands such as Pantene. The sister of football agent Wanda Nara, Zaira has a huge fan base on Instagram. She replaced Wanda in Bailando 2011 during the latter’s pregnancy.

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Isabel Martínez de Perón
(Former President of Argentina)
Isabel Martínez de Perón
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Birthdate: February 4, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: La Rioja

The first lady president in the world, Argentine cabaret dancer-turned-politician Isabel Martínez de Perón had taken over the presidency after her husband, President Juan Perón’s death. After being ousted by the military in 1976, she was under a 5-year house arrest. She now lives in a secluded villa near Madrid.

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Mía Maestro
(Actor, Singer, Composer, Songwriter)
Mía Maestro
3
Birthdate: June 19, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Buenos Aires

Mía Maestro is an Argentine singer, songwriter, and actress. She is best known for her portrayal of Lulu in the stage production of Frank Wedekind’s Pandora's Box, for which she was honored with an ACE Award. Mía Maestro has also played important roles in popular films like The Twilight Saga and Frida.

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Bérénice Bejo
(French-Argentine Actress Best Known for Her Performance in the Movie 'A Knight's Tale')
Bérénice Bejo
2
Birthdate: July 7, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Bérénice Bejo is a French-Argentine actress who won the César Award for Best Actress and an Academy Award nomination for her portrayal of Peppy Miller in the 2011 French comedy-drama film The Artist. Bejo is also known for her performance in the 2013 drama film The Past, which earned her the Best Actress Award at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.

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Dolores Fonzi
(Actor, Model)
Dolores Fonzi
3
Birthdate: July 19, 1978
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Buenos Aires

Dolores Fonzi is an Argentine actress best known for playing important roles in critically acclaimed films such as Waiting for the Messiah, The Aura, and Bottom of the Sea. Apart from appearing in films, Dolores Fonzi is also active in the TV and theatre scene.

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 17 
Belén Rodríguez
(Actress, Model, Singer, T.V. Host)
Belén Rodríguez
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Birthdate: September 20, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Mostly known for her nude calendars, Italian-Argentine model Belén Rodríguez has often been compared to sex symbol Sophia Loren. A popular TV host, too, she is known for her love for tattoos and has three butterflies inked on her body. She was previously married to dancer Stefano De Martino.

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Cristina Fernández de Kirchner
(President of Argentina (2007 - 2015), 37th Vice President of Argentina (Since 2019))
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner
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Birthdate: February 19, 1953
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tolosa, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lawyer-turned-politician Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is the incumbent vice president of Argentina. She had previously served as the president of her country and the national senator of Buenos Aires. Cristina became the first directly elected lady Argentine president, though her presidency was riddled with corruption scandals and protests.
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Cecilia Galliano
(Actress, Model and television presenter who has developed most of her career in Mexico)
Cecilia Galliano
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Birthdate: March 5, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Marcos Juárez, Argentina
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Lola Ponce
(Singer, Actress, Model, Spokesperson)
Lola Ponce
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Birthdate: June 25, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Capitán Bermúdez, Santa Fe Province, Argentina

Lola Ponce is an Argentine-Italian composer, singer-songwriter, and actress. She achieved popularity after playing Esméralda in a musical titled Notre-Dame de Paris, which was staged in Italy and Spain. She is known among music lovers around the world as she performs in English, Spanish, and Italian.

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Isabel Sarli
(Former actress and glamour model, known for starring in several sexploitation films by Armando Bó)
Isabel Sarli
2
Birthdate: July 9, 1929
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Concordia, Entre Ríos, Argentina
Died: June 25, 2019

Isabel Sarli was an Argentine glamor model and actress best remembered for starring in popular sexploitation films in the 1960s and 1970s. After being crowned as Miss Argentina in 1955, Sarli went on to debut as an actress. She collaborated with Armando Bó, becoming the quintessential sex symbol of Argentina. Isabel Sarli also achieved international recognition during her illustrious career.

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Christian Bach
(Argentine-Mexican Actress Known for Roles in Telenovelas: 'la Patrona' and 'Vidas Robadas')
Christian Bach
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Birthdate: May 9, 1959
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: February 26, 2019

Christian Bach was an Argentine-born Mexican actress best known for her performance in popular telenovelas such as Soledad, El amor nunca muere, Bodas de odio, and Encadenados. She is also known for her work as a producer of several successful telenovelas.

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María Eugenia Suárez
(Actor, Model, Singer, Fashion designer)
María Eugenia Suárez
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Birthdate: March 9, 1992
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Buenos Aires

Argentine actor, singer, model María Eugenia Suárez, also known as China Suárez, was 11 when she starred in the series Rincón de luz. She was also part of the music band Teen Angels. Her performance in the film adaptation of Abzurdah won her the Premio Sur award.

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Mercedes Sosa
(Iconic Argentine Folk Singer and Nueva Canción Leader)
Mercedes Sosa
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Birthdate: July 9, 1935
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tucumán
Died: October 4, 2009

Latin Grammy-winning Argentine singer Mercedes Sosa, also known as La Negra, remains an iconic figure of Argentine folk music and of the left-wing social movement nueva canción. Starting her music career with radio at age 15, she later soared to fame with the track Gracias a la vida.

 25 
Nathy Peluso
(Argentinian Singer, Dancer, Songwriter, and Pedagogue)
Nathy Peluso
7
Birthdate: January 12, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Luján, Argentina

Nathy Peluso is an Argentinian singer, dancer, songwriter, and pedagogue. She started her career by performing songs at musical bars. She then moved to Barcelona to pursue a career in music. Nathy Peluso achieved popularity after signing with Sony Music. She then went on to win the Latin Grammy Award for her breakthrough album, Calambre.

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Libertad Lamarque
(Mexican-Argentine Actress Known for Being 'The Queen of Melodramas')
Libertad Lamarque
3
Birthdate: November 24, 1908
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina
Died: December 12, 2000

Libertad Lamarque was a Mexican-Argentine singer and actress. She is often counted among the icons of the Golden Age of Mexican and Argentine cinema. Lamarque achieved popularity throughout Latin America where she came to be known as The Sweetheart of the Americas. In 2000, Libertad Lamarque was honored with the Ariel Lifetime Achievement Award for her contributions to cinema.

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Valentina Zenere
3
Birthdate: January 15, 1997
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Valentina Zenere is an Argentinian actress, singer, and model. She is best known for playing Ámbar Smith in the popular Argentine-Mexican telenovela, Soy Luna. Her portrayal of Smith in the telenovela not only earned her several Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards but also established her as an actress on the world stage.

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Eva De Dominici
3
Birthdate: April 21, 1995
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buenos Aires

Eva De Dominici is an Argentine actress and model. She is best known for playing Josefina Mansilla de Villalba in the award-winning Argentine telenovela Los ricos no piden permiso, for which she won the Notirey Award under Female Revelation category. Eva is also known for playing Verónica in La fragilidad de los cuerpos, which earned her the Martín Fierro Award.

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Alfonsina Storni
(Argentine Poet and Playwright of the Modernist Period)
Alfonsina Storni
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Birthdate: May 29, 1892
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sala Capriasca, Switzerland
Died: October 25, 1938

Alfonsina Storni was an Argentine playwright and poet of the modernist period. She was one of the first women to find success in the Argentine literature and theater scene, which were dominated by men. Her literary works not only inspired her readers but also inspired other writers. 

 30 
Amanda Miguel
1
Birthdate: June 1, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Gaiman, Argentina
 31 
Marianela Núñez
(Ballet dancer)
Marianela Núñez
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Birthdate: March 23, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
 32 
Luciana Salazar
(Singer, Actress, Model)
Luciana Salazar
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Birthdate: November 7, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Luciana Salazar is an Argentinian actress, model, dancer, vedette, singer, and businesswoman. She has achieved popularity by appearing on the covers of famous magazines and on TV shows. Such is her popularity that Luciana Salazar was chosen to represent the Argentina national football team during the 2006 FIFA World Cup.

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Nadia Podoroska
(Argentine Tennis Player and Pan American Games Gold Medalist)
Nadia Podoroska
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Birthdate: February 10, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina

Argentine tennis player and Olympian Nadia Podoroska has been a world number 36 in singles. She won Argentina a gold at the 2019 Pan American Games. In 2022, the French Open semi-finalist revealed on Instagram that she was a lesbian and had been dating a woman, another Argentine tennis player, Guillermina Naya.

 34 
Leonor Fini
(Painter)
Leonor Fini
0
Birthdate: August 30, 1907
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: January 18, 1996
Camila Bordonaba
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Juana Molina
(Actress)
Juana Molina
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Birthdate: October 1, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Buenos Aires
 37 
Gisela Dulko
(Argentine Tennis Player Who Won the 2011 'Australian Open' Doubles Titles Along With Flavia Pennetta)
Gisela Dulko
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Birthdate: January 30, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tigre Partido

Gisela Dulko is an Argentine former tennis player best known for winning the 2011 Australian Open doubles title along with Flavia Pennetta. She also won the doubles title at the WTA Finals in 2010. In the same year, Gisela Dulko was honored with the WTA Award alongside Flavia Pennetta under the Doubles Team of the Year category.

 38 
Pamela David
(Television Personality & Model)
Pamela David
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Birthdate: October 6, 1978
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Córdoba, Argentina
 39 
Gabriela Michetti
(Politician)
Gabriela Michetti
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Birthdate: May 28, 1965
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Laprida

Gabriela Michetti is an Argentine politician who became only the second woman from Argentina after Isabel Perón to serve as the vice president of the country; she served in this position from 2015 to 2019. Gabriela Michetti also served as the National Senator from 2013 to 2015.

 40 
Alejandra Pizarnik
1
Birthdate: April 29, 1936
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Avellaneda, Argentina
Died: September 25, 1972
Argentine poet Alejandra Pizarnik had initially focused on painting and had then worked for various publishing houses in Paris. She was best known for her poem collections, such as The Musical Hell, and prose works, such as The Bloody Countess. She unfortunately committed suicide at age 36.
 41 
Cecilia Roth
(Argentine Actress)
Cecilia Roth
1
Birthdate: August 8, 1956
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Cecilia Roth is an Argentine actress best known for her performance in Martín (Hache), which earned her the 1998 Goya Award for Best Actress. She is the recipient of several other awards such as Cóndor de Plata Awards, Martín Fierro Award, and Fotograma de Plata Award. In 2001, Cecilia Roth was honored with the prestigious Platinum Konex Award.

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Marga López
(Actress)
Marga López
0
Birthdate: June 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina
Died: July 4, 2005
 43 
Sol Gabetta
(Cellist)
Sol Gabetta
2
Birthdate: April 18, 1981
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Villa María, Argentina
 44 
Mercedes Lambre
(Model, Actress, Singer)
Mercedes Lambre
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Birthdate: October 5, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: La Plata

Argentine actor Mercedes Lambre, best known as Ludmilla from the series Violetta, had begun her career as a model. A trained jazz dancer, the Kids' Choice Award winner also gained fame with her appearances on the music video Juntos somos más and in the series Heidi, bienvenida a casa.

 45 
Esther Vilar
(Writer)
Esther Vilar
1
Birthdate: September 16, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Born to German-Jewish immigrants in Argentina, Esther Vilar studied medicine before she moved to Germany to study psychology and sociology. After taking up scores of odd jobs, she soared to international fame with her bestselling book The Manipulated Man, which argues that women aren’t oppressed but control men in relationships.

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Rosa María Bianchi
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Birthdate: February 18, 1948
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
 47 
Candela Vetrano
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Birthdate: August 9, 1991
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lomas de Zamora, Argentina
 48 
Valeria Mazza
(Model known for sharing the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover with Tyra Banks)
Valeria Mazza
1
Birthdate: February 17, 1972
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina
 49 
Rosita Quintana
(Actress, Singer, and Songwriter)
Rosita Quintana
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Birthdate: July 16, 1925
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: August 23, 2021
 50 
Cris Morena
(Actress)
Cris Morena
1
Birthdate: August 23, 1956
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Buenos Aires