Josè Rizal

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Josè Protacio Rizal Mercado Y Alonso Realonda was born in the town of Calamba, Laguna, Philippines on June 19, 1861 and died at age 35 on December 30, 1896 in Manila, Philippines. He was the seventh of eleven children (2 boys and 9 girls). Both his parents were educated and belonged to distinguished families. His [...]

Highlights of Philippine History

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Luisito Ac-ac of Paete, Laguna, Philippines is a well known Filipino sculptor for his carvings of children playing traditional games, rural families at work, angelic religious relics, tableaus taken from native folklore and old Manila characters in refine pose. Added to his many works is the bust of Dr. Jose Rizal and the [...]