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DECLARATION OF FIRST PHILIPPINE REPUBLIC MALOLOS

This is the ‘forgotten’ history of the First Philippine Republic

 

 In school, we were taught of the Declaration of Philippine Independence as it happened on June 12, 1898 in Kawit, Cavite. It was diligently remembered and has been declared a national holiday. Good for us. Because that day reminded us how, we Filipinos, fought for our freedom and independence from the colonial rule of Spain. But what about January 23, 1899? How many of us remember what significant event happened during this date? The province of Bulacan, particularly in the city¬†of Malolos remembers because that date was the day the Malolos Constitution¬†declared the Filipino-led government – otherwise known as the […]

AGUINALDO SHRINE. The first time the Philippine flag was heralded by Emilio Aguinaldo in celebration of the 1st Philippine Independence on June 12, 1898 in Kawit, Cavite.

Aguinaldo Shrine in Kawit, Cavite

 

 This is where Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo was born and raised up to the day he waved the Philippine flag as he heralded Philippine Independence on June 12, 1898. Aguinaldo was born in this place on March 22, 1869 and was buried here on February 16, 1964. Viewed 34759 times by 4323 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express is a magazine-themed blog of different niche from daily grind to headline news, to entertainment updates and social media related topics. Email us at [email protected] for your suggestions and comments. Thank you for visiting!More Posts