Jesus T. Peralta

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Birthday
26, 1932
Birthplace
Philippines
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
26, 1932 (age 85)
Birthplace
Philippines

About

Award-winning Filipino playwright and anthropologist who won ten Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards. One of his most influential anthropological works is "Pre-Spanish Manila: A Reconstruction of the Prehistory of Manila"

Before Fame

He attended the University of Santo Tomas and later the University of the Philippines and the University of California, Davis.

Trivia

He was Director III of the National Museum from 1992 to 1997.

Family Life

He married artist Rosario Bitanga and they had three children.

Associated With

Writer Jose Rizal was also a graduate of the University of Santo Tomas.