Celebration of Folk Saint Gauchito Gil Day

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A devotee man builds a house next to the sanctuary of Gauchito Gil on... News PhotoAdult,Argentina,Buenos Aires,Full Length,Gauchito Gil,Horizontal,Loyalty,Men,ReligionPhotographer Collection: LatinContent Editorial 2013 Sub.Coop BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA - JANUARY 08: A devotee man builds a house next to the sanctuary of Gauchito Gil on January 08, 2010 in Villa Soldati, Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Gauchito Gil, is a legendary character of Argentina's popular culture, known as 'el gaucho milagroso' (the miraculous gaucho). His full name was Antonio Mamerto Gil Núñez. Borned in the 1840s and member of the Autonimist Party, he was murdered on January the 8th, 1878 at the hands of members of the Liberal Party. Since then, every 8 of January, thousands of devotees go to his grave in Corrientes Province to honor him. (Photo by ub Coop/LatinContent/Getty Images)