110 Year Anniversary of Magdalena Nile del Río, Actress Known as “the Argentine Empire”

Born on December 26, 1910, she had a life that spanned 92 years that saw fame, glory and myth, not devoid of questionable situations such as her adherence to Francoism or flirtations with leaders of Nazi Germany.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This Saturday, December 26th, marks the 110th anniversary of the birth of the actress, singer and dancer Imperio Argentina, artistic name of Magdalena Nile del Río, who from her native San Telmo district of Buenos Aires projected a European career that made her one of the most recognized interpreters of Spanish cinema in the first half of the 20th century.

Born on December 26, 1910, she had a life that spanned 92 years that saw fame, glory and myth, not devoid of questionable situations such as her adherence to Francoism or flirtations with leaders of . . .

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