100 Notable alumni of
Ateneo de Manila University

Ateneo de Manila University is 183rd in the world, 34th in Asia, and 1st in the Philippines by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 100 notable alumni from Ateneo de Manila University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. José Rizal

    José Rizal
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1861-1896 (aged 35)
    Occupations
    politiciansociologistpoetpainterwriter
    Biography

    José Protasio Rizal Mercado y Alonso Realonda was a Filipino nationalist, writer and polymath active at the end of the Spanish colonial period of the Philippines. He is considered the national hero (pambansang bayani) of the Philippines. An ophthalmologist by profession, Rizal became a writer and a key member of the Filipino Propaganda Movement, which advocated political reforms for the colony under Spain.

  2. Lea Salonga

    Lea Salonga
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    actorrecording artistvoice actorstage actorsinger
    Biography

    Maria Lea Carmen Imutan Salonga,, is a Filipina singer and actress, best known for her roles in musical theatre, for supplying the singing voices of two Disney Princesses (Jasmine and Mulan), and as a recording artist and television performer.

  3. Corazon Aquino

    Corazon Aquino
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1933-2009 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    human rights activistpolitician
    Biography

    Maria Corazon "Cory" Sumulong Cojuangco Aquino was a Filipina politician who served as the 11th president of the Philippines from 1986 to 1992. She was the most prominent figure of the 1986 People Power Revolution, which ended the two-decade rule of President Ferdinand Marcos and led to the establishment of the current democratic Fifth Philippine Republic.

  4. Benigno Aquino III

    Benigno Aquino III
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1960-2021 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Benigno Simeon Cojuangco Aquino III, also known as Noynoy Aquino and colloquially as PNoy, was a Filipino politician who served as the 15th president of the Philippines from 2010 to 2016. Before being elected president, Aquino was a member of the House of Representatives and Senate from 1998 to 2010, and also served as a deputy speaker of the House of Representatives from 2004 to 2006.

  5. Antonio Luna

    Antonio Luna
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1866-1899 (aged 33)
    Occupations
    military officerscientistpharmacist
    Biography

    Antonio Narciso Luna de San Pedro y Novicio Ancheta was a Filipino army general who fought in the Philippine–American War before his assassination in 1899.

  6. Joseph Estrada

    Joseph Estrada
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1937-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    politicianactor
    Biography

    Joseph Ejercito Estrada,, also known by the nickname Erap, is a Filipino politician and former actor. He served as the 13th president of the Philippines from 1998 to 2001, the 9th vice president of the Philippines from 1992 to 1998, and the 21st mayor of the City of Manila, the country's capital, from 2013 to 2019. In 2001, he became the first chief executive in Asia to be formally impeached and resigned from power.

  7. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

    Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    economistuniversity teacherpolitician
    Biography

    Maria Gloria Macaraeg Macapagal Arroyo, often referred to by her initials GMA, is a Filipina academic and politician who served as the 14th president of the Philippines from 2001 until 2010. She is the longest serving president of the Philippines since Ferdinand Marcos. Before her accession to the presidency, she served as the 10th vice president of the Philippines from 1998 to 2001, making her the country's first female vice president under President Joseph Estrada, despite having run on an opposing ticket. She was also a senator from 1992 to 1998. After her presidency, she was elected as the representative of Pampanga's 2nd district in 2010 and later became the speaker of the House of Representatives from 2018 until her retirement in 2019. She is the only person to hold three of the four highest offices in the country: vice president, president, and house speaker.

  8. Benigno Aquino Jr

    Benigno Aquino Jr
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1932-1983 (aged 51)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalist
    Biography

    Benigno "Ninoy" Simeon Aquino Jr., QSC, CLH, KGCR, was a Filipino politician who served as a senator of the Philippines (1967–1972) and governor of the province of Tarlac. He was the husband of Corazon Aquino—who, after his death, eventually became the president of the Philippines—and father of a later president, Benigno Aquino III. Aquino, together with Gerardo Roxas and Jovito Salonga, helped form the leadership of the opposition towards then President Ferdinand Marcos. He was the aggressive leader who together with the intellectual leader Sen. Jose W. Diokno led the overall opposition.

  9. Gregorio del Pilar

    Gregorio del Pilar
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1875-1899 (aged 24)
    Occupations
    military leader
    Biography

    Gregorio Hilario del Pilar y Sempio was a Filipino general of the Philippine Revolutionary Army during the Philippine–American War.

  10. Juan Luna

    Juan Luna
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1857-1899 (aged 42)
    Occupations
    painterautobiographersculptor
    Biography

    Juan Luna de San Pedro y Novicio Ancheta was a Filipino painter, sculptor and a political activist of the Philippine Revolution during the late 19th century. He became one of the first recognized Philippine artists.

  11. Kris Aquino

    Kris Aquino
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision presenter
    Biography

    Kris Aquino is a Filipina television host, actress, producer, socialite and businesswoman.

  12. Fidel Ramos

    Fidel Ramos
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1928-.. (age 94)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary personnel
    Biography

    Fidel Valdez Ramos, popularly known as FVR and Eddie, is a retired Filipino general and politician who served as the 12th president of the Philippines from 1992 to 1998. He is the only career military officer who reached the rank of five-star general/admiral de jure who rose from second lieutenant up to commander-in-chief of the armed forces. During his six years in office, Ramos was widely credited and admired by many for revitalizing and renewing international confidence in the Philippine economy. At age 94, he is currently the oldest living former Philippine president.

  13. Dingdong Dantes

    Dingdong Dantes
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actorfilm producertelevision actormodelfilm director
    Biography

    Jose Sixto Raphael Gonzalez Dantes III, professionally known as Dingdong Dantes, is a Filipino actor, television presenter, dancer, commercial model and film producer who is currently working as an exclusive talent of GMA Network. He is also the founding chairman of the YesPinoy Foundation and manages his own film studio named AgostoDos Pictures.

  14. Angelica Panganiban

    Angelica Panganiban
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    actorcomedian
    Biography

    Angelica David Panganiban is a Filipina-American actress, model, TV host and comedienne.

  15. Mar Roxas

    Mar Roxas
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    entrepreneureconomistpolitician
    Biography

    Manuel "Mar" Araneta Roxas II is a Filipino politician who served as a Senator of the Philippines. He is the grandson and namesake of former Philippine President Manuel Roxas. He served in the Cabinet of the Philippines as Secretary of the Interior and Local Government from 2012 to 2015. Previously, he was the Secretary of Trade and Industry from 2000 to 2003 and Secretary of Transportation and Communications from 2011 to 2012. He is the son of former Senator Gerry Roxas.

  16. Juan Ponce Enrile

    Juan Ponce Enrile
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1924-.. (age 98)
    Occupations
    lawyerjuristpolitician
    Biography

    Juan Valentin Furagganan Ponce Enrile Sr.,, also referred to by his initials JPE, is a Filipino politician and lawyer.

  17. Alodia Gosiengfiao

    Alodia Gosiengfiao
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    cosplayersingermodel
    Biography

    Alodía Almira Arraiza Gosiengfiao is a Filipina cosplayer, model, TV presenter, singer, vlogger, actress and co-founder of Tier One Entertainment. She is also known as Senpai Alodia of the Philippines. As a celebrity endorser, she is one of the ambassadors and VJ for Animax Asia known as the "Ani-mates" and co-host of ABS-CBN's prank show Laugh Out Loud. She has been featured in various magazines, newspapers and TV shows locally and abroad. She appeared on the Filipino FHM 100 Sexiest Women poll, ranking No. 1 in 2009, No. 2 in 2010 and No. 3 in 2012; she posed as the cover girl for that magazine on its July 2013 issue. She was named by DOS Magazine as one of the Most Influential Women in the Philippines.

  18. Kylie Verzosa

    Kylie Verzosa
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantactormodel
    Biography

    Kylie Fausto Verzosa is a Filipino actress, model, and beauty queen who was crowned Binibining Pilipinas International 2016 and Miss International 2016. She is the sixth Filipino to win the Miss International crown.

  19. Jose Maria Sison

    Jose Maria Sison
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1939-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    politicianwriter
    Biography

    Jose Maria Canlas Sison, also known by his nickname Joma, is a Filipino writer and activist who founded the Communist Party of the Philippines and added elements of Maoism to its philosophy — which would be known as national democracy. He applied the theory of Marxism-Leninism-Maoism to the history and current circumstances of the Philippines.

  20. Luis Antonio Tagle

    Luis Antonio Tagle
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Luis Antonio Gokim Tagle is a Filipino prelate (cardinal) of the Catholic Church who has been the Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples since December 8, 2019. He was the 32nd Archbishop of Manila from 2011 to 2019. Tagle also serves as the president of Caritas International, a federation of Catholic relief, development, and social service organizations, and of the Catholic Biblical Federation.

  21. Alyssa Valdez

    Alyssa Valdez
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    volleyball player
    Biography

    Alyssa Caymo Valdez is a Filipino volleyball player who currently plays for the Creamline Cool Smashers. She was a member of the collegiate varsity women's volleyball team of Ateneo de Manila University in both indoor and beach volleyball. She was most outstanding as an indoor volleyball player where she brought multiple championship titles and a lot of honor for the university. She is a current member of Philippines national team. Her global recognition paved the way for her to play in other countries like Thailand for 3BB Nakornnont and Taiwan for Attack Line Volleyball Club.

  22. Janine Gutierrez

    Janine Gutierrez
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    actormodel
    Biography

    Janine Marie Elizabeth de Leon Gutierrez known professionally as Janine Gutierrez, is a Filipina actress, television host and commercial model. A graduate of the Ateneo de Manila University with a degree in European Studies, she is currently an exclusive talent of ABS-CBN, albeit the absence of its fresh, legislative franchise. She was a former GMA Network actress.

  23. Alan Peter Cayetano

    Alan Peter Cayetano
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Alan Peter Schramm Cayetano is a Filipino politician and diplomat serving as the Representative of Taguig–Pateros's 1st district since 2019, and previously from 1998 until 2007. He was the Speaker of the House of Representatives from 2019 until his resignation in October 2020. He served as the Secretary of Foreign Affairs from 2017 to 2018 in the Cabinet of President Rodrigo Duterte. From 2007 to 2017, he was a member of the Senate, where he served as Senate Minority Leader from 2010 to 2013, and later became the Senate Majority Leader from 2013 to 2016. Cayetano unsuccessfully ran for vice president in the 2016 elections as Duterte's running mate.

  24. Vico Sotto

    Vico Sotto
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Victor Ma. Regis "Vico" Nubla Sotto is a Filipino politician serving as the 20th and incumbent mayor of Pasig. Sotto first entered politics when he ran for a seat on the Pasig City Council in 2016. He won the election as an independent and served a term in the city council. He joined the Aksyon Demokratiko party and was elected mayor of Pasig in 2019 with a platform focused on public consultation, data-driven governance, and universal health care in the city, which prioritizes housing programs, easier access to education, and cracking down on corruption.

  25. Risa Hontiveros

    Risa Hontiveros
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalist
    Biography

    Ana Theresia Navarro Hontiveros-Baraquel is a Filipina politician, community leader, and journalist who has been serving as a senator of the Republic of the Philippines since 2016. She previously served as a party-list representative for Akbayan from 2004 to 2010, and unsuccessfully ran for the Senate in 2010 and 2013 before succeeding in 2016.

  26. Georgina Wilson

    Georgina Wilson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    actormodel
    Biography

    Georgina Ashley Diaz Wilson-Burnand is a Filipino-British model, actress, host, VJ and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific International 2006. She represented the Philippines at the Miss Intercontinental 2006 pageant and finished as a Top 12 semifinalist. In 2015, Wilson hosted the third season of the reality show, Asia's Next Top Model.

  27. Jaime Sin

    Jaime Sin
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1928-2005 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Jaime Lachica Sin, commonly and formally known as Jaime Cardinal Sin, was the 30th Roman Catholic Archbishop of Manila and the third cardinal from the Philippines. He was instrumental in the historic and peaceful 1986 People Power Revolution, which toppled the dictatorship and ended martial law under Ferdinand Marcos and installed Corazon Aquino as his successor in the Fifth Republic of the Philippines. He was also a key figure in the 2001 EDSA Revolution that replaced President Joseph Estrada with Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.

  28. Dennis Trillo

    Dennis Trillo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    actorpresentertelevision actormodelsinger
    Biography

    Abelardo Dennis Florencio Ho, widely known as Dennis Trillo, is a Filipino actor, model and recording artist. He is currently a contract star of GMA Network. He was known for his role as Eric del Mundo in the first ever gay-themed series on Philippine TV, My Husband's Lover aired on GMA Network in 2013.

  29. Francis Pangilinan

    Francis Pangilinan
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    radio personalitytelevision presenterlawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Francis Pancratius "Kiko" Nepomuceno Pangilinan is a Filipino lawyer, politician, and farm owner who has been serving as a senator of the Philippines since 2016, and previously from 2001 to 2013.

  30. Kiefer Ravena

    Kiefer Ravena
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Kiefer Isaac Crisologo Ravena is a Filipino professional basketball player for Shiga Lakestars of the Japanese B.League. Ravena played for the Ateneo Blue Eagles of the UAAP during his college days. He plays the point guard position.

  31. Gabby Concepcion

    Gabby Concepcion
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    businesspersonsingeractortelevision actorfilm director
    Biography

    Gabriel Arellano Concepcion is a Filipino actor, singer and businessman. He began his show business career in the 1980s as a teen commercial model and is known for his debonair career in Philippine cinema, spanning several romanticized associations.

  32. Manuel V. Pangilinan

    Manuel V. Pangilinan
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    Manuel Velez Pangilinan,, also known by his initials MVP, is a Filipino businessman and sports patron. He is the managing director and CEO of First Pacific Company Limited, a Hong Kong-based investment management and holding company with operations in the Asia-Pacific region. Pangilinan is also First Pacific's chairman for the group's investments in the Philippines, such as Metro Pacific Investments Corporation, PLDT, and Philex Mining Corporation. He is chairman Emeritus of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) and was its first president, having served two consecutive terms from 2007 to 2018.

  33. Karylle

    Karylle
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    actorsingermodel
    Biography

    Ana Karylle Padilla Tatlonghari, known mononymously as Karylle, is a Filipino singer-songwriter, actress, dancer, TV host, model, athlete, musical theater performer, and entrepreneur. She is heralded as "OPMs Showbiz Royalty". She notably received a nomination for "Best Actress for TV Series-Drama" in one of Europe’s most prestigious television awards, Monte-Carlo TV Festival. In 2002, she won "Best New Artist" at the MTV Philippines. Her album titled "K" received a gold certification from PARI, while her albums titled "Time for letting Go" & "Roadtrip" all reach Platinum status in the Philippines. She also took part of the International Emmy-nominated telenovela Dahil May Isang Ikaw.

  34. Rico Blanco

    Rico Blanco
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    songwritersinger
    Biography

    Rico Rene Granados Blanco is a Filipino singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, actor, endorser and entrepreneur. He began his career as one of the founding members, and served as the chief songwriter, vocalist, guitarist, and keyboardist of the Filipino rock band Rivermaya from 1994 until 2007, and has been a solo artist since 2008.

  35. Maria Lourdes Sereno

    Maria Lourdes Sereno
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    judgelawyer
    Biography

    Maria Lourdes "Meilou" Aranal Sereno is a Filipina lawyer and judge who served as de facto chief justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines from 2012 until her removal in 2018.

  36. Korina Sanchez

    Korina Sanchez
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Korina Maria Sanchez-Roxas, known professionally as Korina Sanchez, is a Filipina broadcast journalist, television news anchor, senior field correspondent, magazine show host, radio anchor, and newspaper columnist. She served as Chief Correspondent for the Integrated News and Current Affairs Division of ABS-CBN airing on TV Channel 2, AM Radio DZMM and cable TV ABS-CBN News Channel. She also has a regular column in The Philippine Star entitled That Does It, as well as a Tagalog column entitled K Ka Lang in its sister newspaper, Pilipino Star Ngayon.

  37. Pedro Paterno

    Pedro Paterno
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1857-1911 (aged 54)
    Occupations
    politiciannovelistwriterpoetauthor
    Biography

    Pedro Alejandro Paterno y de Vera Ignacio was a Filipino politician infamous for being a turncoat. He was also a poet and a novelist.

  38. Eugenio Lopez III

    Eugenio Lopez III
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Eugenio Gabriel "Gabby" La'O Lopez III is a Filipino-American businessman who was the CEO (1993–2013), chairman (1997–2018) and chairman emeritus (2018–2020) of ABS-CBN Corporation, the largest entertainment and media conglomerate in the Philippines.

  39. Rica Peralejo

    Rica Peralejo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    comediansingeractor
    Biography

    Regina Carla Bautista Peralejo-Bonifacio, known professionally as Rica Peralejo, is a Filipina writer, content creator, former actress, singer, and television host.

  40. Atom Araullo

    Atom Araullo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    modeljournalist
    Biography

    Alfonso Tomas Pagaduan Araullo, popularly known as Atom Araullo, is a Filipino journalist, model, television presenter, triathlete, occasional actor, and radio host.

  41. Renato Corona

    Renato Corona
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1948-2016 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    judge
    Biography

    Renato Tirso Antonio Coronado Corona was a Filipino judge who was the 23rd chief justice of the Philippines from 2010 to 2012. He served as an associate justice after being appointed by President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on April 9, 2002, and later as Chief Justice on May 12, 2010, upon the retirement of Chief Justice Reynato Puno.

  42. Doug Kramer

    Doug Kramer
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Douglas Rimorin Kramer is a Filipino former basketball player. He played for eight teams in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA).

  43. Bam Aquino

    Bam Aquino
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Paolo Benigno "Bam" Aguirre Aquino IV is a Filipino politician and social entrepreneur who served as a Senator of the Philippines from 2013 to 2019. He is a member of the prominent Aquino family in the Philippines.

  44. Claro M. Recto

    Claro M. Recto
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1890-1960 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    diplomatlawyerwriterjudgepolitician
    Biography

    Claro Mayo Recto Jr. was a Filipino statesman, jurist, poet and one of the foremost statesmen of his generation. He is remembered for his nationalism, for "the impact of his patriotic convictions on modern political thought", and has been seen in the same class as Dr. Jose Rizal, Sen. Jose W. Diokno, and Sen. Lorenzo Tañada.

  45. Aquilino Pimentel III

    Aquilino Pimentel III
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Aquilino Martin de la Llana Pimentel III, commonly known as Koko Pimentel, is a Filipino politician and lawyer currently serving as a Senator of the Philippines. He was the 28th Senate President of the Philippines from 2016 to 2018. He is also the current National Chairman of Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan (PDP–Laban). As the eldest son and third child of the former Senate President Aquilino Pimentel Jr., he is the first child of a previous Senate president to hold the office. He was sworn in on August 12, 2011 and was proclaimed as the 12th winning senator in the 2007 election. Pimentel was one of the first ranking public officials who drew flak for breaching COVID-19 quarantine protocols in the Philippines.

  46. Japeth Aguilar

    Japeth Aguilar
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Japeth Paul Cabrera Aguilar is a Filipino professional basketball player for the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). He first played college basketball for the Ateneo Blue Eagles of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP), but after two seasons, he moved to the Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers in the Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States.

  47. Salvador Laurel

    Salvador Laurel
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1928-2004 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Salvador Roman Hidalgo Laurel, KGCR, also known as Doy Laurel, was a Filipino lawyer and politician who served as the vice president of the Philippines from 1986 to 1992 under President Corazon Aquino and briefly served as the last prime minister from February 25 to March 25, 1986, when the position was abolished. He was a major leader of the United Nationalist Democratic Organization (UNIDO), the political party that helped topple the dictatorship of President Ferdinand Marcos with the 1986 People Power Revolution.

  48. Joy Belmonte

    Joy Belmonte
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Maria Josefina Tanya "Joy" Go Belmonte Alimurung is a Filipina politician currently serving as the 11th mayor of Quezon City since June 30, 2019. She was previously the Vice Mayor of Quezon City from 2010 to 2019 under her predecessor, Herbert Bautista.

  49. Robi Domingo

    Robi Domingo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    actortelevision presentertelevision actormodel
    Biography

    Robert Marion Eusebio Domingo, professionally known as Robi Domingo, is a Filipino VJ, actor, dancer, and host. He first gained fame as a reality show contestant by joining and ending up as the first runner-up of the reality competition series Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition Plus in 2008, after which he became a member of ABS-CBN's group of film and television talents collectively known as Star Magic.

  50. Walden Bello

    Walden Bello
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    political economistpolitician
    Biography

    Walden Mauricio Flores Bello is a Filipino academic, environmentalist, and social activist who served as a member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines. He is an international adjunct professor at Binghamton University, professor of sociology and public administration at the University of the Philippines Diliman, and executive director of regional policy think-tank Focus on the Global South. Bello is also the founder and chairperson of the left-wing alliance Laban ng Masa. (lit. Fight of the Masses)

  51. LA Tenorio

    LA Tenorio
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Lewis Alfred Vasquez Tenorio is a Filipino professional basketball player for the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). He is also an assistant coach for the Letran Knights of the Philippines' NCAA.

  52. Jinggoy Estrada

    Jinggoy Estrada
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorpolitician
    Biography

    Jose Pimentel Ejercito Jr., better known as Jinggoy Estrada (Tagalog: [dʒɪŋˈɡoɪ ɛsˈtɾada]), is a Filipino politician, actor & film producer. He is the son of former Philippine President Joseph Estrada. Before serving two terms as a Senator of the Philippines from 2004 to 2016, he served as Vice Mayor of San Juan in 1988. After one term, he was immediately elected as the town's mayor in 1992 and served until 2001. He became acting Senate President of the Philippines in 2013.

  53. Ralph Recto

    Ralph Recto
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    politicianentrepreneur
    Biography

    Ralph Gonzalez Recto is a Filipino politician serving as the president pro tempore of the Philippine Senate since 2017, previously holding the position from 2013 to 2016. Since 2010, he has been on his second stint in the Senate, first serving from 2001 to 2007. He was the representative of Batangas' 4th district from 1992 to 2001.

  54. Amy Perez

    Amy Perez
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Maria Armida Perez Castillo, known professionally as Amy Perez, is a Filipina TV and radio presenter, and occasional actress who is best known for hosting the now-defunct Philippine noontime show Magandang Tanghali Bayan on ABS-CBN and the reality tabloid talk show, Face to Face on TV5. In 2013, she co-hosted The Singing Bee with Roderick Paulate. Since 2016, Perez is one of the main host of It's Showtime, which marked her comeback as a noontime show host.

  55. Kelsey Merritt

    Kelsey Merritt
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1996-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    model
    Biography

    Kelsey Alaine Merritt is a Filipino-American model best known for being the first Filipino to walk in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show and to appear in the pages of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.

  56. Nikki Gil

    Nikki Gil
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    actorsinger
    Biography

    Monica Pauline "Nikki" Santos Gil-Albert is a Filipina former actress, singer, host, model, and video jockey. She is known for being part of the afternoon remake of Carlo J. Caparas' Pieta (2008–2009) and, in 2009, for portraying Princess Punzalan in the afternoon drama Nagsimula sa Puso (2009–2010). She is also well known for her lead portrayal as Jennifer "Jenny" La Peña in the 2012 remake of the 1990 radio serial of Salvador Royales' Mundo Man ay Magunaw, originally played by Jennifer Sevilla in the film version produced by SEIKO Films.

  57. José Palma

    José Palma
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1876-1903 (aged 27)
    Occupations
    writerpoet
    Biography

    José Palma y Velásquez was a Filipino poet and soldier. He was on the staff of La independencia at the time he wrote "Filipinas", a patriotic poem in Spanish. It was published for the first time in the issue of the first anniversary of La independencia on September 3, 1899. The poem fit the instrumental tune "Marcha Nacional Filipina" by Julián Felipe, and it has since been the basis for every translation of the Philippine National Anthem.

  58. Epifanio de los Santos

    Epifanio de los Santos
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1871-1928 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    linguistjournalistpainterarchivistliterary critic
    Biography

    Epifanio de los Santos y Cristóbal, sometimes known as Don Pañong or Don Panyong was a noted Filipino historian, journalist, and civil servant. He was considered one of the best Filipino writers and regarded as a literary genius. He has also entered politics, serving as a member of the Malolos Congress from 1898 to 1899 from Nueva Ecija and later as governor of Nueva Ecija from 1902 to 1906. As lawyer, he was named as the district attorney of San Isidro, Nueva Ecija in 1900 and later as fiscal of the provinces of Bulacan and Bataan. He was named as an assistant technical director of the Philippine Census in 1918. He was appointed Director of the Philippine Library and Museum by Governor General Leonard Wood in 1925, serving until his death in 1928.

  59. Perfecto R. Yasay, Jr

    Perfecto R. Yasay, Jr
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1947-2020 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    businesspersonlawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Perfecto Rivas Yasay Jr. was a Philippine government official who served as Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the Philippines in an ad interim basis from June 30, 2016, until March 8, 2017, the rejection of his appointment by the Commission on Appointments over eligibility concerns resulting from questions on his citizenship.

  60. Greg Slaughter

    Greg Slaughter
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Gregory William Slaughter is a Filipino-American professional basketball player for the NorthPort Batang Pier of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). He was selected first overall by the Barangay Ginebra in the 2013 PBA draft. Sports commentators and scribes call him GregZilla because of his apparent heft and height.

  61. Teodoro Locsin, Jr

    Teodoro Locsin, Jr
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    law professorjournalistlawyertelevision presenterpolitician
    Biography

    Teodoro "Teddy Boy" Lopez Locsin Jr. GOLH is a Filipino politician, diplomat, lawyer, and former journalist serving as the secretary of foreign affairs since October 2018. He was a member of the House of Representatives from 2001 to 2010, representing the 1st district of Makati and later served as the Philippine ambassador to the United Nations from 2017 to 2018. He was the host of the editorial segment titled "Teditorial" for ANC's nightly newscast The World Tonight.

  62. Jim Paredes

    Jim Paredes
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    songwritersinger
    Biography

    Jaime Ramon "Jim" Paredes is a Filipino singer-songwriter best known for being one of the members of APO Hiking Society (along with Danny Javier and Boboy Garovillo); media personality, photographer, writer, political activist and critic. Recently, he formed a trio boy band together with Janno Gibbs and Ronaldo Valdez called Trez Tikoleros reviving one of the greatest song by Yeng Constantino, Hawak Kamay.

  63. Antonio Carpio

    Antonio Carpio
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Antonio Tirol Carpio is a former associate justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines. He was sworn in as member of the High Court by President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on October 26, 2001, and served until his retirement on October 26, 2019. He served as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines for a period of eighteen (18) years. He also served as chief justice in an acting capacity at least three separate times during his tenure as Senior Associate Justice.

  64. Delfin Lorenzana

    Delfin Lorenzana
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary personnel
    Biography

    Delfin Negrillo Lorenzana, OLH, KGOR is a retired Philippine Army general serving as the Secretary of National Defense in the Cabinet of President Rodrigo Duterte. He served in the Philippine Army from 1973 to 2004.

  65. Pantaleon Alvarez

    Pantaleon Alvarez
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    ministerpolitician
    Biography

    Pantaleon Diaz Alvarez is a Filipino politician serving as the Representative of Davao del Norte's 1st district since 2016, previously holding the position from 1998 to 2001. He served as the Speaker of the House of Representatives from 2016 to 2018. He also served as the Secretary of Transportation and Communications in the Cabinet of President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo from 2001 to 2002.

  66. Crisel Consunji

    Crisel Consunji
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm actor
    Biography

    Crisel Consunji is a Filipina-Hong Kong actress, singer, and educator. In 2019 she won Best New Performer and was nominated for Best Actress at the 38th Hong Kong Film Awards for her role in Still Human.

  67. Jose Calida

    Jose Calida
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Jose Callangan Calida is a Filipino lawyer currently serving as Solicitor General of the Philippines. He was sworn into the post on June 30, 2016, to replace Florin Hilbay. He previously served in the Arroyo administration as Undersecretary of Justice and as executive director of the Dangerous Drugs Board.

  68. Francis Tolentino

    Francis Tolentino
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Francis Tolentino is a Filipino politician and lawyer serving as a Senator since 2019. He served as Chairman of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) from 2010 to 2015 and was the Mayor of Tagaytay from 1995 to 2004.

  69. Chris Tiu

    Chris Tiu
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Christopher John Alandy-Dy Tiu is a Filipino former professional basketball player who is currently a television presenter. He played college basketball for the Ateneo Blue Eagles with whom he won the UAAP title in 2008. He went on to play his entire professional career for the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA), winning the Commissioner's Cup in 2016. He also played for the Philippine national basketball team and was captain of the roster that competed in the 2011 FIBA Asia Championship. Outside basketball, he is a TV host, model, politician, and businessman. He hosts the television shows iBilib on GMA and 1-on-1 Tiu-torials on TV5.

  70. Erika Padilla

    Erika Padilla
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Erika Padilla is a Filipino actress, TV host, model and sideline reporter.

  71. Juris (Jurisdiction) Fernandez

    Juris (Jurisdiction) Fernandez
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Julie Iris Fernandez-Lim, also known by her stage name "Juris", is a Filipino singer and songwriter.

  72. Paolo Bediones

    Paolo Bediones
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    journalistentrepreneurtelevision actortelevision presenterradio personality
    Biography

    Paolo Bediones is a Filipino television host, newscaster, radio commentator and actor.

  73. Alfred Vargas

    Alfred Vargas
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actormodelpolitician
    Biography

    Alfredo Paolo Dumlao Vargas III is a Filipino politician, actor, and model serving as the representative of Quezon City's 5th district since 2013. He previously served as a city councilor from the 2nd district of Quezon City from 2010 to 2013. As an actor, he is known for his portrayal of Aquil and Amarro in the Encantadia franchise.

  74. Matthew Manotoc

    Matthew Manotoc
    Born in
    Morocco Flag Morocco
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    business executivepolitician
    Biography

    Matthew Joseph Marcos Manotoc is a Filipino politician and athlete from Ilocos Norte, Philippines. He currently serves as the governor of Ilocos Norte and was a senior provincial board member from the second legislative district of Ilocos Norte from 2016 to 2019.

  75. Carlos Dominguez III

    Carlos Dominguez III
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    officialbusinessperson
    Biography

    Carlos "Sonny" García Domínguez III is a Filipino businessman and former chief executive of Philippine Airlines who is the 31st Secretary of Finance under President Rodrigo Duterte. He had previously held the position of Secretary of Agriculture and Minister of Natural Resources under the Corazon Aquino presidential administration. Prior to his appointment to President Duterte's Cabinet, he had served as executive director of PTFC Redevelopment Corp., as independent director of Alsons Consolidated Resources, and as director of United Paragon Mining Corp. His family owns Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City, one of the top hotels in southern Mindanao.

  76. Saab Magalona

    Saab Magalona
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    presenterphotographer
    Biography

    Maria Isabella Simone Arroyo Magalona-Bacarro, better known as Saab Magalona, is a Filipina actress, singer, and blogger who started in the TV5 youth-oriented drama series Lipgloss. She is the daughter of Francis Magalona and sister of Maxene Magalona, Frank Magalona & Elmo Magalona. In music, she is a member of the 8-piece indie rock band Cheats, where she acts as co-lead vocalist, alongside Candy Gamos and her husband, Jim Bacarro.

  77. Karlo Alexei Nograles

    Karlo Alexei Nograles
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    spokespersonpolitician
    Biography

    Karlo Alexei Bendigo Nograles is a Filipino lawyer and politician serving as the Chairperson of the Civil Service Commission since March 4, 2022. He was previously the Cabinet Secretary (2018–2022) and acting Presidential Spokesperson (2021–2022) in the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte. He was also the co-chair and spokesperson of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) in the Philippine government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic and chairman of the government's Inter-Agency Task Force on Zero Hunger. He was the representative of Davao City's 1st district from 2010 to 2018.

  78. Próspero Nograles

    Próspero Nograles
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1947-2019 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Prospero Castillo Nograles was a Filipino politician who served as the Speaker of the House of Representatives from 2008 to 2010. He was the first Speaker from Mindanao in a hundred years of Philippine legislative history. From 1989 to 2010, he was elected to five non-consecutive terms as a member of the House of Representatives, representing Davao City's 1st congressional district.

  79. Joey Ayala

    Joey Ayala
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    José Íñigo Homer Lacambra Ayala, professionally known as Joey Ayala, is a Filipino singer, songwriter and former chairman of the music committee of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts. He is well known for his style of music that combines the sounds of Filipino ethnic instruments with modern pop music.

  80. Jose Miguel Arroyo

    Jose Miguel Arroyo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Jose Miguel Tuason Arroyo, also known as Mike Arroyo, is a former First Gentleman of the Philippines. A lawyer by profession, he is the husband of former president and house speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. He is the first and only male spouse of a President of the Philippines and Vice President of the Philippines.

  81. Andres D. Bautista

    Andres D. Bautista
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Juan Andres "Andy" Donato Bautista is the former Chairman of the Commission on Elections of the Philippines and former Dean of the Institute of Law of the Far Eastern University, a private, non-sectarian university in Manila, Philippines.

  82. Trinidad Pardo de Tavera

    Trinidad Pardo de Tavera
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1857-1925 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    botanisthistorian
    Biography

    Trinidad Hermenegildo José María Juan Francisco Pardo de Tavera y Gorricho was a Filipino physician, historian and politician of Spanish and Portuguese descent who served as Deputy Prime Minister of the Philippines in 1899.

  83. Lamberto V. Avellana

    Lamberto V. Avellana
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1915-1991 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    film director
    Biography

    Lamberto Vera Avellana was a prominent Filipino film and stage director. Despite considerable budgetary limitations that hampered the post-war Filipino film industry, Avellana's films such as Anak Dalita and Badjao attained international acclaim. In 1976, Avellana was named by President Ferdinand Marcos as the first National Artist of the Philippines for Film. While Avellana remains an important figure in Filipino cinema, his reputation as a film director has since been eclipsed by the next wave of Filipino film directors who emerged in the 1970s, such as Lino Brocka and Ishmael Bernal.

  84. CJ Perez

    CJ Perez
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Christian Jaymar Perez is a Filipino professional basketball player for the San Miguel Beermen of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). He was selected 1st overall in the 2018 PBA draft by Columbian Dyip.

  85. Silvestre Bello III

    Silvestre Bello III
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Silvestre "Bebot" Hernando Bello III is a Filipino businessman and lawyer from Isabela. He is the current Secretary of the Philippines' Department of Labor and Employment and concurrently Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process. Bello was appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte to replace Rosalinda Baldoz in the secretaryship. Bello was a former Justice Secretary, Solicitor General and representative of 1-BAP party-list during the 16th Congress of the Philippines.

  86. Ambeth Ocampo

    Ambeth Ocampo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    historian
    Biography

    Ambeth R. Ocampo is a Filipino public historian, academic, cultural administrator, journalist, author and independent curator. He is best known for his definitive writings about Philippines' national hero José Rizal and on topics on Philippine history and Philippine art through Looking Back, his bi-weekly editorial page column in the Philippine Daily Inquirer.

  87. Gerry M. Roxas

    Gerry M. Roxas
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1924-1982 (aged 58)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Gerardo Manuel de Leon Roxas Sr., better known as Gerardo M. Roxas or simply Gerry Roxas, was one of two children of former Philippine President Manuel Roxas. He was the father of Gerardo "Dinggoy" A. Roxas, Jr. and former Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Manuel "Mar" A. Roxas II.

  88. Abigail Binay

    Abigail Binay
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Mar-len Abigail "Abby" Sombillo Binay-Campos is a Filipina lawyer and politician who has been the Mayor of Makati since 2016. She formerly served in the Congress as Representative of Makati's 2nd District from 2007 to 2016, when she was replaced by her husband, Luis Campos. She is also the daughter of former Vice President Jejomar Binay.

  89. Roy Cimatu

    Roy Cimatu
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Roy Agullana Cimatu is a retired Philippine Army general who served as the Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources from 2017 to 2022 in the Cabinet of President Rodrigo Duterte. He previously served as the Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines from May to September 2002 under President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. After his retirement from the military, President Arroyo appointed him as the Special Envoy to the Middle East during the Iraq War.

  90. Teofisto Guingona Jr

    Teofisto Guingona Jr
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1928-.. (age 94)
    Occupations
    ministerdiplomatpolitician
    Biography

    Teofisto Tayko Guingona Jr. is a Filipino politician and diplomat who served as the 11th vice president of the Philippines from 2001 to 2004, during the first term of President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. Born in San Juan, Rizal (now a part of Metro Manila), Teofisto is a graduate of Ateneo de Manila University, where he was a working student.

  91. Chot Reyes

    Chot Reyes
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    Vincent "Chot" P. Reyes is a Filipino basketball head coach for the TNT Tropang Giga for the Philippine Basketball Association. He famously known as head coach of the Philippine national basketball team and led to a historic silver medal finish at the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship and the subsequent appearance at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, the country's first in 36 years. Chot Reyes is a five-time PBA Coach of the Year. He is the President of TV5 Network, Inc. (from October 3, 2016 to June 2, 2019, replacing Noel Lorenzana) and president of Media5, which served as the sales and marketing arm of TV5. Formerly, he was the head of Sports5, TV5's Sports division until 2015 and Digital5 (now D5 Studio).

  92. Addy Raj

    Addy Raj
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    actormodel
    Biography

    Adhiraj Gaur, popularly known as Addy Raj, is an Indian actor, singer, model and former track athlete living in the Philippines. He is best known for appearing in ABS-CBN's I Love OPM in 2016. He later transferred to rival network GMA and was offered a lead role in the TV series Meant to Be, a romantic-comedy drama. He portrays the role of Jai Patel, an Indian suitor to Billie Bendiola (portrayed by Barbie Forteza), in the show.

  93. Arsenio Lacson

    Arsenio Lacson
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1911-1962 (aged 51)
    Occupations
    association football playerjournalistlawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Arsenio Hilario Sison Lacson Sr. was a Filipino journalist and politician who gained widespread attention as mayor of Manila from 1952 to 1962. An active executive likened by Time and The New York Times to New York's Fiorello La Guardia, he was the first Manila mayor to be reelected to three terms. Nicknamed "Arsenic" and described as "a good man with a bad mouth", Lacson's fiery temperament became a trademark of his political and broadcasting career. He died suddenly from a stroke amidst talk that he was planning to run in the 1965 presidential election.

  94. Gaudencio Rosales

    Gaudencio Rosales
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1932-.. (age 90)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Gaudencio Borbón Rosales is a Roman Catholic Cardinal who was Archbishop of Manila, succeeding Jaime Sin in 2003, and succeeded by Luis Antonio Tagle in 2011. Being the Metropolitan of the ecclesiastical province of Manila, he was the 31st archbishop of Manila and the fourth native Filipino to hold the post, following centuries of Spanish, American, and Irish prelates. During his last year as archbishop, he was concurrently named Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese of Pasig from December 21, 2010, to April 20, 2011, a post he accepted after the resignation of Pasig's first bishop, Francisco San Diego.

  95. Felipe Agoncillo

    Felipe Agoncillo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1859-1941 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    juristdiplomatlawyerpoliticianminister
    Biography

    Don Felipe Agoncillo y Encarnación was the Filipino lawyer representative to the negotiations in Paris that led to the Treaty of Paris (1898), ending the Spanish–American War and achieving him the title of "outstanding first Filipino diplomat."

  96. Juan M. Arellano

    Juan M. Arellano
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1888-1960 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Juan Marcos Arellano y de Guzmán, or Juan M. Arellano, was a Filipino architect, best known for Manila's Metropolitan Theater (1935), Legislative Building (1926; now houses the National Museum of Fine Arts), the Manila Central Post Office Building (1926), the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex (1934), the Central Student Church (today known as the Central United Methodist Church, 1932), the old Jaro Municipal Hall (1934) and the old Iloilo City Hall (1935) in Iloilo, the Negros Occidental Provincial Capitol (1936), the Cebu Provincial Capitol (1937), the Bank of the Philippine Islands Cebu Main Branch (1940), Misamis Occidental Provincial Capitol Building (1935), Cotabato Municipal Hall (1940) and the Jones Bridge during the pre-war era.

  97. Joey Salceda

    Joey Salceda
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Jose Ma. Clemente "Joey" Sarte Salceda is a Filipino politician and the current Representative of Albay's 2nd District in the Philippine House of Representatives. He previously served as governor of Albay province in the Philippines. Prior to that, he was a three-year term representative of the Third District of Albay and was appointed as Presidential Chief of Staff on February 10, 2007, after the resignation of Michael Defensor before he himself resigned on March 29, 2007, to pursue his gubernatorial bid in his province. He was member of the one of two dominant parties known as the Kabalikat ng Malayang Pilipino (Kampi), although it was known that he ran for governor and won as an independent in the 2007 elections. In 2010, he left Lakas-Kampi-CMD and joined the Liberal Party and became the party's Bicol regional chair.

  98. Jimmy Bondoc

    Jimmy Bondoc
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    composersingeractor
    Biography

    James Patrick Romero Bondoc, known professionally as Jimmy Bondoc, is a Filipino musician and songwriter best known for composing his songs Let Me Be The One and Hanggang Dito Nalang.

  99. Vicente Lukbán

    Vicente Lukbán
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1860-1916 (aged 56)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Vicente Lukbán y Rilles or Vicente Lucbán Rilles was a Philippine General in the Philippine Republican Army.

  100. Felipe Calderón

    Felipe Calderón
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1868-1908 (aged 40)
    Occupations
    lawyerauthorwriterpolitician
    Biography

    Felipe Gonzáles Calderón y Roca, also known as Felipe G. Calderon was a Filipino lawyer, politician, and intellectual, known as the "Father of the Malolos Constitution".