May The Fall of Corregidor. He Changes the date of the Philippine independence from July 4 to June He formulates and implements the Filipino First policy.
Marcos is elected President of the Philippines and reelected in Marcos is elected President of the Philippines and reelected in Quezon is inaugurated President of the Commonwealth Government on Nov. A statue depicting Gen.
Rizal, the national hero of the Philippines. Laurel is proclaimed President of the Japanese- sponsored Philippine Republic. Japanese occupies the Philippines.
Spain cedes Philippines to the United States, thus ending the years of Spanish occupation. Aguinaldo as the first President.
Roxas is inaugurated President of the Philippine Republic on July 4 after 48 years of American colonial rule. Birth of Jose P.