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The Ambassador of the Republic of Paraguay visits Mastermind

Duration: 02:45

Mr Miguel Solano-Lopez, Ambassador of the Republic of Paraguay, visited the Mastermind studio to support contestant Rebecca Ridolfo whose specialist subject was the life and times of Eliza Lynch, of whom he is a descendant. He explains the importance of Eliza Lynch, an Irish immigrant who landed in Latin America in the 1850s and her influence on Paraguay that lasts to this day.

Available since: Fri 2 Mar 2012


Series Producer
Jon Kelly
John Humphrys
Derek Hallworth

This clip is from

Mastermind 2011/2012, Episode 19

19/31 Subjects include the sitcom Porridge, Queen Victoria's family and Eliza Lynch.

First broadcast: 02 Mar 2012

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