Diosdado Macapagal

1910 - 1997

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Diosdado Pangan Macapagal Sr. (Tagalog pronunciation: [makapaˈɡal], September 28, 1910 – April 21, 1997) was the ninth President of the Philippines, serving from 1961 to 1965, and the sixth Vice-President, serving from 1957 to 1961. He also served as a member of the House of Representatives, and headed the Constitutional Convention of 1970. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Diosdado Macapagal has received more than 948,645 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Diosdado Macapagal is the 10,126th most popular politician (down from 9,199th in 2019), the 25th most popular biography from Philippines (down from 22nd in 2019) and the 17th most popular Filipino Politician.

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Among politicians, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 10,126 out of 15,710Before him are Gevork Vartanian, Erchinoald, Arsenio Martínez Campos, Károly Khuen-Héderváry, Ernst Wilhelm Bohle, and Johannes Popitz. After him are Paul Levi, Ibn al-Qalanisi, José Ramón Machado Ventura, Jean-Joseph, Marquis Dessolles, Gustaaf Deloor, and Maumoon Abdul Gayoom.

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Among people born in 1910, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 153Before him are Francisco Coloane, Peter Pears, Gunnar Höckert, Antal Szabó, Roy J. Plunkett, and Willy Ronis. After him are Saint Alphonsa, Qian Zhongshu, Ennio Flaiano, Jean Martinon, Karl Kling, and Cyril Cusack. Among people deceased in 1997, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 129Before him are Josef Pieper, James A. Michener, Joan Coromines, Saw Maung, Edmond Leburton, and David Doyle. After him are Anatoliy Banishevskiy, René Huyghe, William Martínez, Hans Bauer, Martin Schwarzschild, and Seni Pramoj.

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In Philippines

Among people born in Philippines, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 25 out of 96Before him are Andrés Bonifacio (1863), Florencio Campomanes (1927), Benigno Aquino III (1960), Ramon Magsaysay (1907), Manuel Roxas (1892), and Francisco Balagtas (1788). After him are Marcelo H. del Pilar (1850), Sergio Osmeña (1878), Carlos P. Garcia (1896), Apolinario Mabini (1864), Lou Diamond Phillips (1962), and Melchora Aquino (1812).

Among POLITICIANS In Philippines

Among politicians born in Philippines, Diosdado Macapagal ranks 17Before him are Manuel L. Quezon (1878), Elpidio Quirino (1890), Florencio Campomanes (1927), Benigno Aquino III (1960), Ramon Magsaysay (1907), and Manuel Roxas (1892). After him are Sergio Osmeña (1878), Carlos P. Garcia (1896), Apolinario Mabini (1864), Nur Misuari (1939), Marcelo Azcárraga Palmero (1832), and Alfredo Lim (1929).