Zulema María Eva Menem
|Born||25 December 1970|
La Rioja, Argentina
|Spouse(s)||Paolo Bertoldi (2003)|
|Domestic partner||Marcelo Pocovi (?–present)|
|Parents|| Carlos Menem |
Zulema Fátima Yoma
Zulema María Eva Menem (born 25 December 1970) is the daughter of President of Argentina Carlos Menem. To avoid confusion with her mother Zulema Fátima Yoma, since both could be called "Zulema Menem", the media refers to her as Zulemita.
After her parents' divorce, she assumed the role of First Lady of Argentina.
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