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12.14.2009

Carlo J Caparas




Carlo J. Caparas
AKA Magno Jose J. Caparas

  • 1st Filipino komiks writer honored with the prestigious "Gawad Komisyon sa Wika" award by the National Commission for the Filipino Language (2006)


QUOTE
"Hindi dapat mangyari na ang ating wika ay tulad ng isang gamit na kapag ayaw ay itatapon at gagawing basahan" (Filipino should not be treated like something that you can dispose of when no longer needed)

ALIAS
"Massacre Director"
"King of Philippine Komiks" ("Komiks King")

DATE OF BIRTH
December 14, 1948

BIRTHPLACE
Pampanga, Philippines

HUSBAND/WIFE: Donna Villa
CHILDREN: CJ and Peach



USEFUL LINKS

Caparas, superheroes on stamps
Carlo J. Caparas bags Sagisag Balagtas Award
President Arroyo, Carlo J. Caparas support revival of komiks industry
Donna & Carlo Bring Back The Glory Days Of Komiks
Carlo J. Caparas on WikiPilipinas.org
Wikipedia Article on Carlo J. Caparas

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?

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