Hipólito Yrigoyen Biography

Juan Hipólito del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús Irigoyen Alem was a two-time President of Argentina. His activism became the prime impetus behind the obtainment of universal suffrage in Argentina in 1912. Known as “the father of the poor,” Yrigoyen presided over a rise in the standard of living of Argentina's working class together with the passage of a number of progressive social reforms, including improvements in factory conditions, regulation of working hours, compulsory pensions, and the introduction of a universally accessible public education system. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Hipólito Yrigoyen
Nationality:
Argentina
Profession:
Politician, Teacher, Farmer, Lawyer, Police commissioner
Date of Birth:
July 12, 1852
Astrological Sign:
Cancer
Date of Death:
July 3, 1933
Age at Death:
80
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