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The O.J. Simpson of Argentina

Monzón was guilty of murder and sentenced to 11 years in prison

Carlos Monzón in 1973 — Public Domain

″I beat all my women, except one, and nothing ever happened to any of them,″ Carlos Monzón once said.

In late 1988, Argentina was going through a significant upheaval. The economy was in shambles during a record period of inflation. The military was in the middle of a rebellion




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