18 Notable alumni of
Manuel L. Quezon University

Manuel L. Quezon University is 1902nd in the world, 448th in Asia, and 16th in the Philippines by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 18 notable alumni from Manuel L. Quezon University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. 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.

  2. Blas Ople

    Blas Ople
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1927-2003 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomatjournalist
    Biography

    Blas Fajardo Ople was a Filipino journalist and politician who held several high-ranking positions in the executive and legislative branches of the Philippine government, including as Senate President from 1999 to 2000, and as Secretary of Foreign Affairs from 2002 until his death. Perceived as a leftist-nationalist at the onset of his career in public service, Ople was, in his final years, a vocal supporter for allowing a limited United States military presence in the Philippines, and for American initiatives in the War on Terror including the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq.

  3. Alberto Romulo

    Alberto Romulo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1933-.. (age 89)
    Occupations
    officialdiplomatpolitician
    Biography

    Alberto Gatmaitan Romulo is a Filipino politician and diplomat. He served in the Philippine in various capacities as Executive Secretary, Finance Secretary, Foreign Affairs Secretary, and Budget Secretary. His most recent office is his leadership of the Department of Foreign Affairs before and during the early period of the administration of President Benigno Aquino III.

  4. Alan Purisima

    Alan Purisima
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Biography

    Alan La Madrid Purisima is a former Filipino police officer. He served as Philippine National Police Chief between December 17, 2012 and February 5, 2015.

  5. Voltaire Gazmin

    Voltaire Gazmin
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    military personnelministerpolitician
    Biography

    Voltaire Tuvera Gazmin is a retired Filipino soldier who was the 35th Secretary of the Department of National Defense of the Philippines. Gazmin assumed office on 1 July 2010, after President Benigno S. Aquino III had issued the former's appointment the day before.

  6. Benjamin Abalos

    Benjamin Abalos
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1935-.. (age 87)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Benjamin Santos Abalos Sr. is a Filipino politician who served as a former chairman of the Commission on Elections. He was also a former chairman of the MMDA and mayor of Mandaluyong, Metro Manila. He is the father of former Mandaluyong mayor and Metro Manila Development Authority chairman Benjamin "Benhur" Abalos Jr.

  7. Samuel Pagdilao, Jr

    Samuel Pagdilao, Jr
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    police officerpolitician
    Biography

    Samuel Duldulao Pagdilao, Jr., is a retired Filipino police officer and politician who served in the House of Representatives from 2013 to 2016. Pagdilao used to work as director general of the Philippine National Police (PNP), holding multiple positions and receiving a number of distinctions and recognition in his 34-year stint as a police officer.

  8. Rogelio Ordoñez

    Rogelio Ordoñez
    Years
    1940-2016 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Rogelio Lunasco Ordoñez also known as Ka Roger, was a multi-awarded Filipino fiction writer, poet, activist, journalist and educator. He was one of the authors of the iconic Tagalog literature anthology Mga Agos sa Disyerto in the 1960s. He was a contributor to Liwayway Magazine, Pilipino Free Press, Asia-Philippines Leader, Pilosopong Tasyo, Diario Uno and Pinoy Weekly.

  9. Wynne Arboleda

    Wynne Arboleda
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Wynne Arboleda is a Filipino former basketball player of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). He is known by his moniker "The Snatcher" in reference to his steals during games.

  10. Wigberto Tañada

    Wigberto Tañada
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1934-.. (age 88)
    Occupations
    politicianuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Wigberto "Ka Bobby" Ebarle Tañada Sr. is a Filipino politician. He is member of the Liberal Party and a former member of the Senate of the Philippines (1987–1995) and Philippine House of Representatives representing the Quezon's 4th District (1995–2001). He is the son of the late former senator Lorenzo M. Tañada, known as "grand old man of the Philippine politics".

  11. Catalino Cuy

    Catalino Cuy
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    police officer
    Biography

    Catalino "Lito" Salandanan Cuy is a Filipino retired police director and current chairman of the Dangerous Drugs Board under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte. He assumed the role of acting Secretary of the Interior and Local Government on April 5, 2017 upon the departure of Ismael Sueno who was dismissed by President Duterte following corruption allegations.

  12. Jose Melo

    Jose Melo
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1932-2020 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    judge
    Biography

    Jose Armando R. Melo was a Filipino lawyer and jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines from 1992 to 2002. He also served as Chairman of the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), and was succeeded by election lawyer Sixto Brillantes.

  13. Rosalinda Baldoz

    Rosalinda Baldoz
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz is a Filipina lawyer, civil servant, and labor arbiter. She served as Secretary of the Department of Labor and Employment of the Philippines under the administration of President Benigno Aquino III.

  14. Mohagher Iqbal

    Mohagher Iqbal
    Occupations
    politicianwriter
    Biography

    Mohagher Iqbal is the nom de guerre of the member of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front who serves as chair of the group's peace panel.

  15. Guillermo de Vega

    Guillermo de Vega
    Years
    1931-1975 (aged 44)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Guillermo Cruz de Vega, nicknamed Gimo, was a Presidential Assistant of Philippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos with the rank of Cabinet Secretary. He was assassinated on October 27, 1975 while working at his office at the Malacañan Palace, the site of the President’s residence and office complex.

  16. Roberto A. Abad

    Roberto A. Abad
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    judge
    Biography

    Roberto A. Abad is a lawyer and judge who served as Philippine Supreme Court Associate Justice from August 7, 2009, to May 22, 2014.

  17. Aleem Said Ahmad Basher

    Aleem Said Ahmad Basher
    Born in
    Saudi Arabia Flag Saudi Arabia
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    presenterdawah
    Biography

    Aleem Said Ahmad Basher is a Filipino Muslim Alim, an active Islamic preacher, broadcaster, lecturer and Islamic consultant. He is the current Chairman of the Imam Council of the Philippines. A Muslim leader and Imam, who tends to the community development, social needs, and spiritual guidance of Filipino Muslims, specifically those living in the Islamic communities in Metro Manila and nearby provinces in Luzon.

  18. Munir Arbison

    Munir Arbison
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Abdulmunir "Munir" Mundoc Arbison is a Filipino politician who served three consecutive terms as representative of Sulu Province's second congressional district in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). He was generally supportive of Philippine and U.S. operations against radical Islamic groups such as the Abu Sayyaf Group and of peace efforts to resolve the conflict in Mindanao. His brother is Allayon M. Arbison Jr.