Welcome to First Filipino

The Online Reference on Filipino Trailblazers | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |

VISIT MY FILIPINO SITES

IN THE NEWS

8.26.2006

Rufino Cardinal Santos




Rufino J. Santos
AKA Rufino Jiao Cardinal Santos

  • 1st Filipino Cardinal Archbishop of Manila (Roman Catholic Church, 1953)


ALIAS
"Pinong"
"Filipino Prince of the Church"

DATE OF BIRTH
August 26, 1908

BIRTHPLACE
Sto. Nino, Guagua, Pampanga, Philippines

FATHER: Gaudencio Santos
MOTHER: Rosalia Jiao


YEAR OF DEATH
September 3, 1973


USEFUL LINKS

The Filipino Archbishops of Manila
The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - SANTOS, Rufino Jiao (1908-1973)
PGMA unveils commemorative statue of Cardinal Santos in Pampanga
Wikipedia Article on Rufino Cardinal Santos
Caritas Manila's history


Did you know...

  • ...that President Noynoy Aquino was the first Filipino bachelor to become President of the Republic of the Philippines?
  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?

VideoBar

This content is not yet available over encrypted connections.

Followers