He was promoted in the daft. She made her first stage appearance at the Albert Music Hall, Canning Town, and later became famous for her cockney character songs. These songs established her at the top of the bill and she was described as 'The Cockney Queen'.
The Casa Rosada is seen in the background. Crassweller claims that this moment was very powerful because it was very dramatic and recalled many important aspects of Argentine history. Crassweller also claims that the evening contained " mystic overtones " of a " quasi -religious" nature.
This version of events was popularized in the movie version of the Lloyd Webber musical ; most historians, however, agree that this version of events is unlikely. What would follow was shocking and nearly unheard of.
Eva campaigned heavily for her husband during his presidential bid. Though she had become wealthy from her radio and modeling success, she highlighted her own humble upbringing as a way of showing solidarity with the impoverished classes.
Eva's appearance alongside her husband often offended the establishment of the wealthy, the military, and those in political life. However, she was very popular with the general public who knew her from her radio and motion picture appearances.
Fraser and Navarro write that Argentina had only recently emerged from its "wartime quarantine", thus taking its place in the United Nations and improving relations with the United States.
Advisors then decided that Eva should visit many other European countries in addition to Spain. This would make it seem that Eva's sympathies were not specifically with Francoist Spain but with all of Europe. The tour was billed not as a political tour but as a non-political "goodwill" tour.
Francoist Spain had not recovered from the Spanish Civil War the autarkic economy and the UN embargo meant that the country could not feed its people.
During her visit to Spain, Eva handed out peseta notes to many poor children she met on her journey. She also received from Franco the highest award given by the Spanish government, the Order of Isabella the Catholic. Eva then visited Rome, where the reception was not as warm as it had been in Spain.
Though Pope Pius XII did not give her a Papal decorationshe was allowed the time usually allotted to queens and was given a rosary. She visited the Palace of Versaillesamong other sites.
She also met with Charles de Gaulle. She promised France two shipments of wheat. While in France, Eva received word that George VI would not receive her when she planned to visit Britain, regardless of what his Foreign Office might advise,  and that her visit would not be viewed as a state visit.
Fraser and Navarro wrote that Eva regarded the royal family's refusal to meet her as a snub, and canceled the trip to the United Kingdom. Eva, however, gave "exhaustion" as the official reason for not going on to Britain. According to the book Evita: A Biography by John Barnes, while she traveled down a street with many people crowding her car, someone threw two stones and smashed the windshield.
She threw her hands up in shock, but was not injured. Later, while sitting with the Foreign Minister, protesters threw tomatoes at her.
The tomatoes hit the Foreign Minister and splattered on Eva's dress. After these two events, Eva had had enough and, concluding the two-month tour, returned to Argentina. Members of the Peronist opposition speculated that the true purpose of the European tour was to deposit funds in a Swiss bank account.
Many wealthy Argentines did this, but there are many more convenient and less conspicuous ways of depositing money in Swiss accounts than meeting the Swiss Foreign Minister and being shown around a watch factory. Between two worlds, an Argentine rainbow" — was a reference to the name given to Eva's European tour, The Rainbow Tour.
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This was the only time in the periodical's history that a South American first lady appeared alone on its cover. However, the cover story was also the first publication to mention that Eva had been born out of wedlock.1.
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