Philippine Historical Events in November

Philippine Historical Events in November

Day Year Event
1 1897 Approval of the Constitution of the Biak-Na-Bato Republic.
1 1927 Birth of Clare Baltazar in San Fernando City, La Union – 2001 National Scientist
2 1911 Birth of Carlos Bulosan in Binalonan, Pangasinan. Author of “America is in the Heart”.
3 1762 Juan de la Cruz Palaris led a rebellion against the Spaniards and proclaimed the independence of Pangasinan.
3 1906 Luz Oliveros-Belardo was born Navotas City. She was named National Scientist in 1987 for her work in phytochemical research.
3 1937 Opening of the 23rd International Eucharistic Congress in Manila.
4 1901 The Sedition Law was passed prohibiting any person from advocating Philippine independence.
4 1896 Birth of President Carlos Garcia in Talibon, Bohol Province
4 1914 Birth of Carlos “Botong” V. Francisco in Angono, Rizal. He was named National Artist in 1973 for painting.
5 2014 President Aquino signs into law the Amended Expanded Social Security Act
6 1574 An uprising against the Spaniards was led by Rajah Lakandula, king of Tondo.
6 1956 Birth of Alexaner G. Gesmundo, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.
7 1930 Communist Party of the Philippines was formally organized in Tondo, Manila.
7 2013 Typhoon Haiyan (Super Typhoon Yolanda) makes a landfall and starts to wreck havok on many parts of the Visayas. With more than 6,000 death, it is considered the deadliest typhoon to hit the Philippines.
8 1936 Creation of Iloilo City by virtue of Commonwealth Act 158
8 1949 Election of Elpidio Quirino as second president of the Third Republic of the Philippines.
9 1855 Birth of revolutinary leader Mariano Nuñez Llanera in Cabiao, Nueva Ecija
9 1965 Election of Ferdinand Marcos, the candidate of the Nacionalista Party, as president of the Philippines.
9 2018 Imelda Marcos was convicted of seven counts of graft by the Sandiganbayan or illegally depositing hundreds of millions of dollars in Swiss Banks. The sentence can be appealed.
10 1871 Birth of General Juan Cailles in Nasugbu, Batangas. He served as governor of Laguna and Tayabas (Quezon) during the American Period.
12 1902 Enactment of the Anti-Brigandage Act by the Philippine Commission to quell Anti-American sentiments among Filipinos
12 1912 Historian and 1985 National Scientist Teodoro Agoncillo was born in Lemery, Batangas.
13 2000 Impeachment complaint against President Joseph Estrada was forwarded to the senate for trial.
13 2015 President Noynoy Aquino signed Republic Act No. 10699, an act that expanded the coverage of incentives granted to national athletes and coaches.
14 1875 Gregorio del Pilar was born in Bulacan, Bulacan.
14 1963 House Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez was born in Tacloban City, Leyte.
15 1935 The Commonwealth Government of the Philippines was inaugurated.
15 1950 Mindoro Island Province was split into Oriental and Occidental Mindoro.
15 2009 Manny Pacquiao wins his 7th international boxing title – the only boxer to date to earn such number of titles.
16 1890 Birth of President Elpidio Quirino in Vigan, Ilocos sur.
17 1917 Dioscoro, Umali L. was born in Binan, Laguna. He was named National scientist in 1986 for his work in genetics and plant breeding.
17 1928 Jose Encarnacion Jr. was born in Manila. He was named National Scientist in 1987 as an economist.
18 2011 Former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was issued a warrant of arrest on the charge of electoral sabotage.
19 1595 Manila was made the capital city of the Philippines granting it the same privileges and powers enjoyed by all capital cities of the Spanish Empire.
19 1935 Organization of the National Economic Protectionism Association (NEPA) to foster the patronage of Filipino products.
20 1926 Arturo R. Luz was born in Manila. He was named National Artist in 1997 for visual art.
21 1849 Governor-General Narciso Claveria standardized the surnames of Filipinos by adopting Spanish and Christian surnames.
21 1899 Tarlac is made the seat of the revolutionary government.
22 1787 Governor-General Jose Basco was replaced by Pedro de Sarrio.
22 1894 Birth of Jose Corazon de Jesus, also known as Huseng Batute, in Sta. Cruz, Manila. He was considered as the king of Balagtasan.
23 1913 Birth of Cecilia Munoz Palma in Bauan, Batangas. She was the first woman to become justice of the Supreme Court and chairwoman of the 1986 Constitutional Commission.
23 2009 Maguindanao Massacre where more than 50 people died including some 30 journalists
23 1969 Birth of senator and actor Robinhood Padilla
24 1892 The Manila-Dagupan Railway was inaugurated.
24 1895 Eduardo Quisumbing was born in Sta. Cruz, Laguna. He was named National Scientist in 1980 for his work botany. He is considered as the father of Philippine orchidology.
25 2009 Ratification of the cityhood of Dasmarinas in Cavite
26 1896 Emilio Aguinaldo issued a decree authorizing the revolutionary government in behalf of the national treasury to contract a national loan worth 20 million pesos to be repaid up to 40 years from the issuance of such loan.
27 1970 Arrival of Pope Paul VI for his 3-day visit to the Philippines.
27 2018 Inauguration of the Bohol-Panglao International Airport.
28 1928 Creation of the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company by Commonwealth Act 3436
29 1898 The revolutionary congress approved the Malolos Constitution.
30 1574 Siocon, the Chinese Military Commander of Li-Ma-Hong, attacked Manila and Killed Martin de Goiti, the Spanish Commander.
30 1863 Birth of Andres Bonifacio in Tondo, Manila.
30 1928 Birth of Andres Narvasa in Manila. He was the 19th chief justice of the Supreme Court from 1991 to 1998
30 1924 Birth of Teodulo Topacio Jr. – 2009 National Scientist

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See also:
List of Philippine Provinces with a link to their profile and history

Philippine Historical Events in November
Andres Bonifacio was born on November 30, 1897.

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