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List of famous politicians from Argentina, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of popular Argentinian politicians includes members of the government who are either active or inactive, some of who might even now be dead. These are some of the most well-known Argentinian politicians of all time, so if you're a native of Argentina and want to work for your country then these are the people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular politician from Argentina, then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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Ada Maza is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Ada Maza age 67 Ada Mercedes Maza is an Argentine Justicialist Party politician. She sit in the Argentine Senate representing La Rioja Province in the majority block of the Front for Victory. Maza studied in La ...more

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Adolfo Alsina is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 48 (1829-1877) Adolfo Alsina Maza was an Argentine lawyer and Unitarian politician, and one of the founders of the Partido Autonomista and the National Autonomist Party.

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Adolfo Rodríguez Saá is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
age 71 Adolfo Rodríguez Saá Páez Montero is an Argentine Peronist politician. He was the governor of the province of San Luis during several terms, and served as President of

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Adolfo Sigwald is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Adolfo Sigwald Died at 76 (1923-1999) General Adolfo Sigwald was de facto Governor of Córdoba, Argentina from March 8, 1979 to January 20, 1982.

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Adriana Bortolozzi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Adriana Bortolozzi age 69 Adriana Raquel Bortolozzi de Bogado is an Argentine Justicialist Party politician. She sits in the Argentine Senate representing Formosa Province in the majority block of the Front for Victory. ...more

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Agustín Pedro Justo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 67 (1876-1943) Agustín Pedro Justo Rolón was President of Argentina from February 20, 1932, to February 20, 1938. He was a military officer, diplomat, and politician, and was president during the ...more

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Alberto Teisaire is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 71 (1891-1962) Alberto Teisaire was an Argentine Navy officer and Vice President of Argentina.

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Alejandro Agustín Lanusse is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 78 (1918-1996) Alejandro Agustín Lanusse was the 38th president of the Argentine Republic between March 22, 1971 and May 25, 1973, during the Argentine Revolution.

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Alejandro Gómez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Alejandro Gómez Died at 97 (1908-2005) Alejandro Gómez was an Argentine educator and lawyer who served as the 25th Vice President of Argentina.

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Alfonso Prat-Gay is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
age 53 Alfonso Prat-Gay is an Argentine economist and politician. He was President of the Central Bank of Argentina from December 2002 to September 2004, and was elected Congressman for the Civic ...more

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Alfredo Chiaradía is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Alfredo Chiaradía age 73 Alfredo Vicente Chiaradía is an Argentine academic and policy maker. He served as his country's Ambassador to the United States in 2010 and 2011.

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Alfredo Oscar Saint Jean is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Alfredo Oscar Saint Jean Died at 61 (1926-1987) Alfredo Oscar Saint-Jean was an Argentine Army major general and politician, who served as President of Argentina in 1982.

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Alicia Kirchner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Alicia Kirchner age 72 Alicia Margarita Kirchner is an Argentine Justicialist Party politician. She is the sister of former President Néstor Kirchner and served in his government as Minister of Social ...more

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Amado Boudou is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Amado Boudou age 56 Amado Boudou is an Argentine businessman and government policy maker who has served as the 35th Vice President of Argentina since December 2011. He was previously Minister of the Economy from ...more

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Ana Corradi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Ana Corradi age 56 Ana María Corradi de Beltrán is an Argentine politician. Elected for the Viable Santiago Movement, she sits in the Argentine Senate representing Santiago del Estero Province in the ...more

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Ángel Rozas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Ángel Rozas age 68 Ángel Rozas is an Argentine politician. He is a leading member of the Radical Civic Union and served as Governor of Chaco Province between 1995 and 2003. Rozas was born in General Pinedo, ...more

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Aníbal Ibarra is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
age 60 Aníbal Ibarra is an Argentine lawyer and politician who served as mayor of Buenos Aires from 2000 to 2006.

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Antonio Álvarez Jonte is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Antonio Álvarez Jonte Died at 36 (1784-1820) Antonio Álvarez Jonte was an Argentine politician. He was born in Madrid in 1784 and moved with parents to Córdoba when young. He studied law at Córdoba University and ...more

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Antonio Bonfatti is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Antonio Bonfatti age 68 Antonio Bonfatti is an Argentine physician and Socialist Party politician. He was nominated by his party to run for Governor of Santa Fe in 2011.

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Arturo Colombi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Arturo Colombi age 60 Arturo Colombi is an Argentine Radical Civic Union politician, and former governor of Corrientes Province. Born in Mercedes, Corrientes, and educated at the National University of the Northeast ...more

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Arturo Frondizi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 87 (1908-1995) Arturo Frondizi Ercoli, GCMG was the President of Argentina between May 1, 1958, and March 29, 1962, for the Intransigent Radical Civic Union, which he led until 1986. Under his program of ...more

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Arturo Lafalla is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Arturo Lafalla age 74 Arturo Lafalla is an Argentine politician of the Justicialist Party, in Mendoza Province. Lafalla was born in San Rafael, Mendoza, and educated at the Marist College of San José. He ...more

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Arturo Rawson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Arturo Rawson Died at 67 (1885-1952) Arturo Rawson was the President of Argentina from June 4, 1943 to June 7, 1943.

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Arturo Umberto Illia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 83 (1900-1983) Arturo Umberto Illia Francesconi was President of Argentina from October 12, 1963, to June 28, 1966, and a member of the centrist UCR.

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Bartolomé Mitre is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 85 (1821-1906) Bartolomé Mitre Martínez was an Argentine statesman, military figure, and author. He was the President of Argentina from 1862 to 1868.

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Bernardino Rivadavia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Bernardino Rivadavia Died at 65 (1780-1845) Bernardino de la Trinidad González Rivadavia y Rivadavia was the first president of Argentina, then called the United Provinces of Rio de la Plata, from February 8, 1826 to July 7, 1827. ...more

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Carlos Casares is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Carlos Casares Died at 53 (1830-1883) Carlos Casares was an Argentine rancher, executive, and politician.

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Carlos Enrique Meyer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Carlos Enrique Meyer age 65 Carlos Enrique Meyer is an Argentine businessman and public official who was appointed as the nation's Minister of Tourism upon the post's establishment on July 1, 2010.

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Carlos Humberto Perette is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 77 (1915-1992) Carlos Humberto Perette was an Argentine Radical Civic Union politician and lawyer. He was a provincial legislator, national deputy, senator, Vice-President and ambassador.

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Carlos Lacoste is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Carlos Lacoste Died at 75 (1929-2004) Carlos Alberto Lacoste was an Argentine navy vice-admiral and politician who briefly served as interim President of Argentina.

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Carlos Menem is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
age 88 Carlos Saúl Menem is an Argentine politician who was President of Argentina from 1989 to 1999. He has been a Senator for La Rioja Province since 2005.

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Carlos Pellegrini is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 60 (1846-1906) Carlos Enrique José Pellegrini was Vice President of Argentina and became President of Argentina from 6 August 1890 to 12 October 1892, upon Miguel Ángel Juárez Celman ...more

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Carlos Rafael Fernández is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Carlos Rafael Fernández age 64 Carlos Rafael Fernández is an Argentine economist and was, from April 2008 to July 2009, the President's Minister of the Economy. Fernández was born in La Plata, Argentina, in ...more

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Carlos Reutemann is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
age 76 Carlos Alberto Reutemann, nicknamed "Lole", is an Argentine former racing driver, and later a politician in his native province of Santa Fe, for the Justicialist Party and governor in ...more

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Carlos Rovira is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Carlos Rovira age 62 Carlos Eduardo Rovira is an Argentine Justicialist Party politician, until 2007 governor of Misiones Province at the head of the Front for Renewal. Rovira was born in Posadas and studied ...more

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Carlos Ruckauf is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
age 74 Carlos Federico Ruckauf is a Peronist politician in Argentina, member of the Justicialist Party. He served as Minister of Foreign Affairs from January 2002 to March 2003. He had earlier served ...more

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Carlos Saavedra Lamas is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 81 (1878-1959) Carlos Saavedra Lamas was an Argentine academic and politician, and in 1936, the first Latin American Nobel Peace Prize recipient.

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Carlos Salazar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Carlos Salazar Carlos Eduardo Salazar is a former Argentine Senator for Tucumán Province. He is a member of the Republican Force Tucumán, a political party founded by former general Antonio ...more

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Carlos Tomada is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Carlos Tomada age 70 Carlos Alfonso Tomada is an Argentine Peronist politician who serves as the Minister of Labor, Employment, and Social Security. Tomada was appointed by former President Néstor Kirchner, ...more

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Cecilia Felgueras is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Cecilia Felgueras age 56 Cecilia Felgueras is a politician and a film producer.

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Celso Jaque is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Celso Jaque age 58 Celso Alejandro Jaque is an Argentine Justicialist Party politician, current Argentine Ambassador to Colombia, former governor of Mendoza Province and a former senator. Born in Malargüe, ...more

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Che Guevara is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 39 (1928-1967) Ernesto "Che" Guevara, commonly known as el Che or simply Che, was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, guerrilla leader, diplomat, and military theorist. A major ...more

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Cornelio Saavedra is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Cornelio Saavedra Died at 70 (1759-1829) Cornelio Judas Tadeo de Saavedra y Rodríguez was a military officer and statesman from the Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata. He was instrumental in the May Revolution, the first ...more

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Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
age 65 Cristina Elisabet Fernández de Kirchner, known as Cristina Kirchner and often referred to by her initials CFK, is the current President of Argentina and widow of former president ...more

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Dalmacio Vélez Sársfield is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Died at 75 (1800-1875) Dalmacio Vélez Sársfield was an Argentine lawyer and politician who wrote the Argentine Civil Code of 1869, the vast majority of which remains in use to this day.

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Daniel Filmus is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Daniel Filmus age 63 Daniel Fernando Filmus is an Argentine politician and academic, formerly Senator for Buenos Aires during the period 2007-2013 and Minister of Education, Science and Technology in the government ...more

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Daniel Scioli is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Daniel Scioli age 61 Daniel Osvaldo Scioli was Vice President of Argentina from 2003 to 2007 and is the current Governor of Buenos Aires Province and the president of the Justicialist Party. He is a sportsman, an ...more

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Delia Pinchetti de Sierra Mora... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Delia Pinchetti de Sierra Morales Delia Norma Pinchetti de Sierra Morales is an Argentine politician and a former member of the Republican Force Tucumán.

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Diana Conti is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
age 62 Diana Beatriz Conti is an Argentine lawyer and politician. She is a member of the Argentine Chamber of Deputies and a former national senator.

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Diego Bossio is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Politicians from Argentina
Diego Bossio age 39 Diego Bossio is an Argentine economist appointed Executive Director of ANSES, the national social insurance agency.