Argentine History (Part 3)

Historical Events

Events 201 - 229 of 229

  • 2014-07-13 FIFA World Cup Final, Maracanã Stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Mario Götze scores an extra time winner as Germany beats Argentina, 1-0
  • 2014-09-27 New Zealand's All Blacks scores 4 tries to beat Argentina, 34-13 in La Plata and claim their 3rd straight Rugby Championship; All Blacks first five eighth Beauden Barrett kicks 6 from 6
  • 2015-07-04 Copa América Final, Estadio Nacional Julio Martínez Prádanos, Santiago: Chile defeats Argentina, 4-1 penalties to win their first title; 0-0 after extra time
  • 2015-08-08 Argentine winger Juan Imhoff scores 3 tries as Pumas beat South Africa, 37-25 in Rugby Championship match at Durban; Argentina's first ever win against Springboks
  • 2015-10-24 Even results in Argentine Presidential Election between Daniel Scioli and Mauricio Macrieven trigger 1st ever Presidential run off 22 Nov
  • 2015-11-22 In Argentine elections Mauricio Macri (PRO) wins a narrow election victory over his left-wing opponent
  • 2015-12-14 Bus plunges off bridge into Balboa River near Argentina city of Rosario de la Frontera, killing 43 frontier police on board
  • 2015-12-26 Floods in Paraguay, Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay displace 150,000, blamed on El Nino
  • 2016-01-15 American Museum of Natural History in Manhattan unveils newest exhibit replica skeleton of a Titanosaur dinosaur (found 2010 Argentina), largest known dinosaur at 70 tons, 37m
  • 2016-06-26 Copa América Final, MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ: Defending champions Chile defeat Argentina, 4-2 on penalty kicks; 0–0 after extra time

OlympicsOlympic Gold

2016-08-14 Great Britain's Andy Murray wins the men's tennis singles gold medal at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics 7–5, 4–6, 6–2, 7–5 over Juan Martín del Potro of Argentina

Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray
  • 2017-11-15 Argentine submarine San Juan goes missing in the Atlantic after reporting mechanical failure
  • 2018-05-09 Argentina announces talks with the IMF amid a new financial crisis with interest rates at 40%
  • 2018-06-08 IMF agrees to lend Argentina up to 50 billion dollars
  • 2018-06-25 General Strike in Argentina in response to austerity measures required by an IMF loan

Sport awardFIFA World Cup

2018-06-30 FIFA World Cup: Kylian Mbappé (19) becomes only 2nd teenager (Pelé 1st 1958) to score twice in a world cup match as France eliminate Argentina 4-3 in Kazan

Footballer Kylian Mbappé
Kylian Mbappé
  • 2018-08-09 Argentina's Senate rejects bill to legalize abortion in first 14 weeks
  • 2018-08-30 Argentina's central bank raises interest rates to 60% in attempt to stabilize the peso
  • 2018-09-03 Argentine President Mauricio Macri announces new austerity measures including closing half of all government ministries in televised address
  • 2018-10-06 Australia records the biggest comeback in Rugby Championship history in beating Argentina 45-34 in Salta; Wallabies trial 31-7 at halftime but score 5 second half tries to none to overwhelm Pumas
  • 2018-11-17 Missing Argentine naval submarine ARA San Juan with 44 on board found on sea floor a year after it disappeared off coast of Argentina

AgreementAgreement of Interest

2018-12-02 Trade war truce agreed between US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at G-20 meeting in Argentina

Paramount Leader of China Xi Jinping
Paramount Leader of China
Xi Jinping
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
  • 2019-01-24 Search for missing Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala is called off after rescuers fail to find aircraft that disappeared from radar over English Channel 3 days earlier; search resumes funded by soccer community donations; wreckage discovered Feb 3

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2019-02-23 Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi scores the 50th hat-trick of his career as Barcelona beats Sevilla, 4-2 in the Spanish La Liga

Football Star Lionel Messi
Football Star
Lionel Messi
  • 2019-05-01 Argentine forward Lionel Messi scores twice for his 600th goal for FC Barcelona in a 3-0 home win over Liverpool in a Champions League semi final
  • 2019-06-16 Massive unprecedented power cut affects all of Argentina and Uruguay and parts of Paraguay
  • 2019-07-02 Total solar eclipse over Chile and Argentina
  • 2019-07-06 Super Rugby Final, Christchurch: Canterbury Crusaders win their 10th title with a 19-3 win over Argentina's Jaguares
  • 2019-08-11 Argentine President Mauricio Macri suffers defeat in preliminary election to Alberto Fernández, prompting 20% fall in the value of the peso

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 341

  • 1965-04-13 Patricio Pouchulu, Argentine architect, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1966-06-27 Mercedes Paz, Argentine tennis star (1990 Strasbourg), born in Tucumán, Argentina
  • 1966-08-01 Horacio de la Peña, Argentinian tennis star and coach, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1966-08-18 Gustavo Charif, Argentine artist, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1966-12-14 Lucrecia Martel, Argentine film director (La Ciénaga), born in Salta, Argentina
  • 1966-12-25 Javier Frana, Rafaela Argentina, tennis star
  • 1967-01-09 Claudio Caniggia, Argentinian footballer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1967-03-06 Julio Bocca, Argentine ballet dancer (American Ballet Theater, 1986-2006; Ballet Argentino, 1990-2007), and artistic director (National Ballet of Uruguay, 2010-18), born in Munro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1967-10-07 Mariana Perez-Roldan, Argentinan tennis star, born in Tandil, Argentina
  • 1968-08-06 Patricia Tarabini, La Plata Argentina, tennis star (1985 Futures ITA)
  • 1969-02-01 Gabriel Batistuta, Argentine soccer striker (77 caps, 54 goals; Fiorentina), born in Avellaneda, Santa Fe, Argentina
  • 1969-05-20 Alberto Mancini, Argentina, tennis star
  • 1969-09-12 Ángel Cabrera, Argentine golfer (US Open 2007, US Masters 2009), born in Córdoba, Argentina
  • 1969-10-18 Nelson Vivas, Argentine former footballer
  • 1969-10-20 Guillermo Perez-Roldan, Argentina, tennis star
  • 1970-01-11 Franco Davin, Argentina, tennis star
  • 1970-04-28 Diego Simeone, Argentine footballer
  • 1970-05-16 Gabriela Sabatini, Argentine tennis player (US Open 1990), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1970-09-13 Martín Herrera, Argentine footballer, born in Río Cuarto, Argentina
  • 1971-03-09 Diego Torres, Argentine singer (Un Mundo Diferente), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1971-04-12 Fernando Meligeni, Argentine tennis star, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1971-05-17 Máxima Zorreguieta Cerruti, Queen of the Netherlands (2013-present), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1971-06-12 Florencia Labat, Argentine tennis star (1992 Austrian), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1971-10-05 Mauricio Pellegrino, Argentine footballer, born in Córdoba, Argentina
  • 1972-02-17 Valeria Mazza, Argentinian model and businesswoman, born in Rosario, Argentina
  • 1972-03-05 Hernan Gumy, tennis star, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1972-08-19 Roberto Abbondanzieri, Argentine footballer, born in Bouquet, Argentina
  • 1972-10-12 Juan Manuel Silva, Argentine racing driver, born in Resistencia, Chaco, Argentina
  • 1972-12-10 Marcos di Palma, Argentine racing driver, born in Arrecifes, Argentina
  • 1972-12-26 Esteban Fuertes, Argentine footballer, born in Coronel Dorrego Partido, Argentina
  • 1973-02-16 Christian Bassedas, Argentine former footballer
  • 1973-03-10 Mauricio Taricco, Argentine footballer
  • 1973-04-14 Roberto Ayala, Argentine footballer, born in Parana, Argentina
  • 1973-05-04 Guillermo Barros Schelotto, Argentine football forward, born in La Plata, Argentina
  • 1973-05-25 María José Gaidano, Argentine tennis star (1993 Belgium doubles), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1973-07-13 Ariel Silvio Zárate, Argentine footballer
  • 1973-11-07 Martín Palermo, Argentine footballer, born in La Plata, Argentina
  • 1973-12-12 Walter Otta, Argentine footballer (Blooming), born in Río Tercero, Argentina
  • 1974-01-06 Daniel Cordone, Argentine footballer, born in General Rodríguez Partido, Argentina
  • 1974-02-14 Rob Jahrling, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Burruyacú Department, Argentina
  • 1974-03-04 Ariel Ortega, Argentine footballer
  • 1974-03-07 Facundo Sava, Argentine footballer and manager, born in Ituzaingó, Argentina
  • 1974-04-01 Hugo Ibarra, Argentine soccer right back (11 caps; Colón, Boca Juniors), born in El Colorado, Formosa, Argentina
  • 1974-08-04 Kily González, Argentine footballer
  • 1974-08-22 Agustín Pichot, Argentine rugby player, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1974-10-10 Julio Ricardo Cruz, Argentine footballer (Internazionale), born in Santiago del Estero, Argentina
  • 1975-01-20 Norberto Fontana, Argentine racing driver, born in Arrecifes, Argentina
  • 1975-02-23 Natalia Verbeke, Argentine actress, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1975-03-09 Juan Sebastián Verón, Argentine footballer, born in La Plata, Argentina
  • 1975-05-04 Pablo Ruiz, Spanish singer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1975-05-08 Gastón Mazzacane, Argentine racing driver
  • 1975-06-25 Chenoa [María Laura Corradini Falomir], Argentine-Spanish singer (Atrévete), born in Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • 1975-07-05 Hernán Crespo, Argentine soccer striker, coach (Argentina 64 caps, 35 goals; Parma, Chelsea, Banfield), born in Florida Este, Argentina
  • 1975-07-06 Sebastián Rulli, Argentine actor (Rubi), born in Buenos Aires
  • 1975-09-11 Juan Cobián, Argentine footballer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1975-10-22 Martín Cardetti, Argentine footballer
  • 1975-12-21 Paloma Herrera, Argentine ballet dancer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1976-05-05 Juan Pablo Sorín, Argentine footballer (Argentine national team FIFA World Cups), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1976-06-23 Paola Suarez, Argentinian tennis star (1995 Futures-Buenos Aires), born in Pergamino, Argentina
  • 1976-08-29 Pablo Mastroeni, American soccer player, born in Mendoza, Argentina
  • 1976-09-14 Agustín Calleri, Argentine tennis player, born in Río Cuarto, Córdoba, Argentina
  • 1976-10-04 Mauro Camoranesi, Italian soccer winger and manager (55 caps; Juventus), born in Tandil, Argentina
  • 1976-10-07 Santiago Solari, Argentinian footballer, born in Rosario, Argentina
  • 1976-11-03 Guillermo Franco, Mexican soccer striker (25 caps; Villarreal), born in Corrientes, Argentina
  • 1977-03-09 Yamila Diaz, Argentine supermodel, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1977-05-04 Mariano Pernía, Argentine-Spanish footballer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1977-05-20 Leonardo Noeren Franco, Argentine footballer
  • 1977-07-28 Manu Ginóbili, Argentine basketball player, born in Bahía Blanca, Argentina
  • 1977-08-06 Luciano Zavagno, Argentine footballer
  • 1977-08-20 Felipe Contepomi, Argentine rugby player and coach, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1977-08-20 Manuel Contepomi, Argentine rugby player, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1977-11-25 Guillermo Cañas, Argentine tennis player
  • 1978-01-31 Fabián Caballero, Argentine footballer, born in Misiones Province, Argentina
  • 1978-02-28 Mariano Zabaleta, Argentine tennis player, born in Tandil, Argentina
  • 1978-03-23 Walter Samuel, Argentine footballer
  • 1978-04-19 Gabriel Heinze, Argentinian footballer and manager (Vélez Sarsfield), born in Crespo, Argentina
  • 1978-05-09 Leandro Damián Cufré, Argentine footballer
  • 1978-05-16 Lionel Scaloni, Argentine retired footballer (World Cup 2006), born in Rosario, Argentina
  • 1978-06-19 Mía Maestro, Argentine actress
  • 1978-06-24 Juan Román Riquelme, Argentine footballer
  • 1978-09-09 Mariano Puerta, Argentine tennis player, born in San Francisco, Argentina
  • 1979-02-26 Mariano Bainotti, Argentine racing driver, born in San Basilio, Argentina
  • 1979-04-16 Sixto Peralta, Argentine footballer, born in Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina
  • 1979-05-18 Julián Speroni, Argentine footballer (Crystal Palace), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1979-06-26 Walter Herrmann, Argentinian basketball player (Olympic 2004 gold), born in Venado Tuerto, Santa Fe, Argentina
  • 1979-08-30 Juan Ignacio Chela, Argentine tennis player, born in Ciudad Evita, Argentina
  • 1979-11-03 Pablo Aimar, Argentine soccer midfielder (52 caps; Valencia, Benfica), born in Río Cuarto, Argentina
  • 1979-11-30 Andrés Nocioni, Argentine basketball player
  • 1980-08-18 Esteban Cambiasso, Argentine footballer, born in San Fernando Partido, Argentina
  • 1980-09-05 Franco Costanzo, Argentinian football goalkeeper, born in Río Cuarto, Argentina
  • 1980-09-07 Gabriel Milito, Argentine soccer defender (42 caps; Independiente, Zaragoza), born in Bernal, Argentina
  • 1980-11-07 Luciana Salazar, Argentine model and actress (Cien días para enamorarse), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1981-01-02 Maxi Rodríguez, soccer midfielder (57 caps; Atlético Madrid, Newell's Old Boys), born in Rosario, Argentina
  • 1981-01-19 Lucho González, Argentine footballer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1981-01-29 Darío Lopilato, Argentine actor, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1981-01-31 Julio Arca, Argentinian football player, born in Quilmes, Argentina
  • 1981-04-12 Nicolás Burdisso, Argentine footballer, born in Altos de Chipión, Córdoba, Argentina
  • 1981-04-15 Andrés D'Alessandro, Argentine football player
  • 1981-05-19 Luciano Figueroa, Argentine footballer
  • 1981-06-29 Nicolás Vuyovich, Argentine racing driver, born in Orán, Province of Salta, Argentina (d. 2005)

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Famous Deaths