Claro M. Recto
AKA Claro Mayo Recto
- "Father of the Philippine Constitution"
“Filipinism, nationalism: this is my unconquerable faith and my burning hope.”
"Abogado Milagroso" (lawyer of miracles)
DATE OF BIRTH
February 8, 1890
Tiaong, Tayabas (now Quezon), Philippines
FATHER: Claro Recto, Sr.
MOTHER: Micaela Mayo
WIFE: Aurora Reyes
Claro and Aurora had five children.
YEAR OF DEATH
October 2, 1960
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