Why did it take more than 20 years to bury Eva Peron?


Eva Peron died on July 26, 1952. After a 13-day wake, Dr. Pedro Ara mummified the body -- but it would take more than twenty years to bury the corpse. Learn more about Eva Peron's decades-long travel to the grave in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.

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Topics in this Podcast: biographies, South American history, 20th century, women, Hispanic and Latino history