Argentina

By Mighty Claw

Famous place in Argentina

Ischigualasto is a famous place in Argentina. It has an area of 603.7 km square. Ischigualasto Formation contains Late Triassic deposits, with some of the oldest known dinosaur remains. they are the first is regarding the quality, quantity and global importance. It is the only place in the world where most of the Triassic is represented in an uninterrupted sequence of rock deposits.

popular sport in Argentina

The famous hockey team women's field is the Las Leonas. They won the Hockey World Cup for Women in 2002 and 2010. At the Olympic Games, won the silver medal in 2000 and bronze in 2004 and 2008. In addition, Las Leonas won the Hockey Champions Trophy annual five times, in 2001, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2012.

2 Fun fact about Argentina

1. Animated film is most often associated with Walt Disney, but the first animated feature film came courtesy of Quirino Cristiani in 1917. His film, El Apóstol, consisted of 58,000 frames and had a run time of 70 minutes. A satire, El Apóstol focused on the corruption and immorality that was prevalent in Buenos Aires at the time.

2. Home to 57,000 residents, Ushuaia, Argentina is the southernmost city in the world. Despite its unique geographical positioning, Ushuaia is not subjected to extreme weather conditions.


Weather of Argentina

The weather in Argentina is always cold, it's hard to know when do you go out or not.

Population in Argentina

There are about 41.66 million's people in Argentina.

Currency in Argentina

The currency in Argentina is Argentine peso.

President in Argentina

The president in argentina is Cristina Fernández de Kirchner.

Popular food in Argentina

In South America holidays are a time to get together and eat meat - lots of it! Hosting a grilling extravaganza called an asado is a great way to celebrate.
Argentine National Anthem - "Himno Nacional Argentino" (ES/EN)

Culture of argentina

The culture of Argentina is as varied as the country's geography and is composed of a mix of ethnic groups. Modern Argentine culture has been largely influenced by European immigration, although there are lesser elements of Amerindian and African influences, particularly in the fields of music and art.

Music of Argentina

The music of Argentina is known mostly for the tango, which developed in Buenos Aires and surrounding areas, as well as Montevideo, Uruguay. Folk, pop and classical music are also popular, and Argentine artists like Mercedes Sosa and Atahualpa Yupanqui contributed greatly to the development of the nueva canción. Argentine rock has also led to a defiant rock scene in Argentina.
Music of Argentina

Religion of Argentina

  • Christianity (67%)
  • Other religions (7%)
  • Islam (1%)
  • Buddhism (1%)
  • Non-religious (15%)
  • Not stated (9%)

Capital city of Argentina

Buenos Aires

Location Map of Argentina

Argentina it's the red thing on the map.