- 1st Filipino to appear on Philippine television
- 6th President of the Philippines
- "Father of Philippine Industry"
"Every epoch has its own heroes and every hero has his own epoch."
DATE OF BIRTH
November 16, 1890
Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines
FATHER: Mariano Quirino
MOTHER: Gregoria Rivera
WIFE: Alicia Syquia
CHILDREN: Tomas, Armando, Norma, Victoria, and Fe Angela
YEAR OF DEATH
February 29, 1956
USEFUL LINKSThe Philippine Presidency Project: Elpidio Quirino
Cultural Heritage: Elpidio Quirino