Emilio Aguinaldo Biography

Emilio Famy Aguinaldo QSC PLH is officially recognized as the First President of the Philippines and led Philippine forces first against Spain in the latter part of the Philippine Revolution, and then in the Spanish-American War, and finally against the United States during the Philippine-American War. He was captured by American forces in 1901, which brought an end to his presidency.

In 1935 Aguinaldo ran unsuccessfully for president of the Philippine Commonwealth against Manuel Quezon. After the Japanese invasion of the Philippines in 1941, he cooperated with the new rulers, even making a radio appeal for the surrender of the American and Filipino forces on Bataan. He was arrested as a collaborator after the Americans returned but was later freed in a general amnesty. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Emilio Aguinaldo
Nationality:
Philippines
Profession:
Politician, Soldier, Rebel, Teacher
Ethnicity:
Chinese Filipino
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
March 22, 1869
Astrological Sign:
Aries
Date of Death:
February 6, 1964
Age at Death:
94
Cause of Death:
Coronary thrombosis
Marriages
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