AKA Ramon del Fierro Magsaysay
- 1st Filipino President to wear Barong Tagalog (1953)
- 7th President of the Philippines
"The people will have their own way."
"President of the Filipino Masses"
DATE OF BIRTH
August 31, 1907
Iba, Zambales, Philippines
FATHER: Exequiel Magsaysay
MOTHER: Perfecta del Fierro
WIFE: Luz Banson
CHILDREN: Teresita, Milagros, and Ramon Magsaysay, Jr.
YEAR OF DEATH
March 17, 1957
USEFUL LINKSThe Philippine Presidency Project: Ramon Magsaysay
RMAF.org.ph – About Ramon Magsaysay
Cultural Heritage - Ramon Magsaysay
Wikipedia Article on Ramon Magsaysay
Time.com: Magsaysay Faces His Opposition
Time.com: The People's Choice