Ramon Magsaysay

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Birthday
31, 1907
Birthplace
Philippines
Death Date
Mar 17, 1957 (49)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
31, 1907
Birthplace
Philippines
Death Date
Mar 17, 1957 (49)

About

The seventh President of the Republic of the Philippines, who served from December 30, 1953 until his death in a 1957 aircraft disaster.

Before Fame

He was an automobile mechanic before becoming a guerrilla leader during the Pacific War.

Trivia

His administration was considered one of the cleanest and most corruption-free and his presidency is often cited as the Philippines' Golden Years.

Family Life

He had three children with Luz Magsaysay, who he married in 1933.

Associated With

He was a strong ally to the United States while Dwight Eisenhower was President.