Pangulo ng Pilipinas is both the head of state and the head of governmentand serves as the commander-in-chief of the country's armed forces.
Contact Author Since independence in and the ratification of the Philippine Constitution in the First Republic, there have been 15 presidents.
Starting with General Emilio Aguinaldo all the way to current president Benigno Aquino, this article details each president's particular contributions and achievements while in office. Emilio Aguinaldo One way to remember the first president of the Philippines First Republic is to look at the five peso coin.
Emilio Aguinaldo's face used to grace the five peso bill which is not used anymore.
The back of the bill shows him holding the Philippine flag at the celebration of the Philippine Independence Day. He died of tuberculosis in Saranac Lake, New York. Laurel's presidency is controversial. Criticized as a traitor by some, his indictment for treason was superseded later by an amnesty proclamation in During his presidency, the Philippines joined the International Monetary Fund.
Congress during his presidency appears on the peso bill 5. Manuel Roxas, Manuel Roxas was the fifth president of the Philippines: He held office for only one year, 10 months, and 18 days. When Roxas died inQuirino became president.
Hukbalahap guerrilla movement active during his presidency created Social Security Commission created Integrity Board to monitor graft and corruption Quezon City became capital of the Philippines in 7. He was a military governor and an engineer.
He died in an aircraft disaster while boarding the presidential plane.
Garcia, A lawyer, poet, and teacher, Carlos P. Garcia also served as a guerrilla leader during the Pacific War. Born in Bohol, Garcia serviced as vice president under Ramon Magsaysay and as secretary of Foreign Affairs for four years.
He became president when Magsaysay died in His daughter Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was the 14th, and second female, president of the Philippines.
He was president for 21 years. He ruled under martial law and his dictatorship was known for its corruption and brutality. Marcos was removed from office after the People Power Revolution. Corazon Aquino, The first woman president of the Philippines and the first woman to become president of an Asian country, Corazon Aquino was born in Paniqui, Tarlac.
She was a prominent figure in the People Power Revolution that brought down Ferdinand Marcos' dictatorship. Her husband, Benigno Aquino Jr. He was assassinated while Marcos was still in power.
William Fulbright Prize for International Understanding Ramos, Fidel V. Ramos was the chief-of-staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines before he became president. He was also a civil engineer. As president, he restored economic growth and stability in the country, even during the Asian Financial Crisis in He is the first, and so far the only, non-Catholic president of the Philippines.
George hosted the fourth Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Leader's Summit in the Philippines in Philippine Stock Exchange became an international favorite during his presidency death penalty reinstated while he was in office signed peace agreement with the rebel Moro National Liberation Front Joseph Estrada, Known as Erap, Joseph Estrada was the first president who had been a famous film actor.
His presidency was controversial. During his years in office economic growth was slow and he faced impeachment proceedings. He was ousted from the presidency in He was later convicted of stealing from the government but was pardoned.The President of the Philippinesis the head of state and government of the Republic of the Philippines.
This list consists of all Presidents of the Philippines.
The Presidents are listed by their term timeline (as the term of their presidency is six years). The incumbent president . Sep 22, · The 16 Presidents of the Republic of the Philippines from Aguinaldo to Duterte! Emilio Aguinaldo: 1st President from January 23rd, to March 23rd, Only President of the 1st Philippine.
The President of the Philippines (Filipino: Pangulo ng Pilipinas, informally referred to as Presidente ng Pilipinas; or in Spanish: Presidente de Filipinas) is the head of Residence: Malacañan Palace.
This is a complete list of current and former Philippine Presidents by date of birth that consists of the 16 heads of state in the history of the Philippines Table. Emilio Aguinaldo was born the earliest.
OB OP President Birthdate Birth Name Birthplace Century Term ; 1: 1: Emilio Aguinaldo. The President of the Philippines (Filipino: Pangulo ng Pilipinas, informally referred to as Presidente ng Pilipinas; or in Spanish: Presidente de Filipinas) is the head of state and head of government of the feelthefish.com President leads the executive branch of the Philippine government and is the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines.