Benigno Aquino III

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Birthday
8, 1960
Birthplace
Manila, Philippines
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
8, 1960 (age 59)
Birthplace
Manila, Philippines

About

Fifteenth President of the Philippines who took office in June 2010. TIME magazine named him one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World in 2013.

Before Fame

After finishing his education in Manila, he joined his family in exile in the U.S., but returned after the assassination of his father.

Trivia

Under his presidency, the country's economy greatly improved, and he stood up to the regional juggernaut, China, in their claim to the nearby waters of the South China Sea.

Family Life

A fourth generation politician, he saw his father become a famous political martyr, and his mother, Corazon Aquino, become president.

Associated With

He was succeeded by Rodrigo Duterte.