Dr. Gregorio F. Zaide
- 1st Filipino Head of the Far Eastern University (F.E.U.) Department of History
- 1st and only Filipino Life member of the American Historical Association in Washington, D.C.
- 1st Filipino member of the Mexican Instituto Pan-Americano de la Historia y Geografia and the Argentine Instituto Historico de la Independencia Americana
- 1st Filipino and 1st Asian to win the United Nations Study Award (1957)
- 1st Filipino exchange professor to the University of Hawaii (1937)
- “Dean of Filipino historiographers”
“The China Filipinos are famous for two things—fighting and music. Descendants of a fighting race, they had demonstrated their mettle and valor in several convulsive upheavals in Chinese history.”
DATE OF BIRTH
May 25, 1907
Pagsanjan, Laguna, Philippines
YEAR OF DEATH
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