Who is Leon Maria Guerrero?
León María Guerrero y Leogardo (January 21, 1853 – April 13, 1935) was a Filipino writer, revolutionary leader, politician, the first licensed pharmacist in the Philippines, and one of the most eminent botanists in the country in his time.
Who is first Filipino awardee?
Jose Rizal is the national hero of The Philippines. The First Filipino is the award-winning biography. It was awarded the first prize in the Rizal Centennial biography competition.
Was Rizal is the first Filipino?
Tomorrow, we commemorate the 123rd anniversary of the martyrdom of Jose Rizal. It is a testimony to his greatness that the ideals and principles he wrote and died for still provide inspiration to our people. He was truly the first Filipino nationalist.
Who is the father of Philippines pharmacy?
ON JANUARY 21, 1853, Leon Ma. Guerrero, nationalist scientist and the so-called “Father of Botany in the Philippines” was born in Ermita, Manila. He was also dubbed as the 1st Filipino industrial scientist, forensic chemist and “Father of Philippine Pharmacy.”
Why Rizal wrote a la Juventud Filipina?
“A la juventud filipina” was written by Rizal when he was only eighteen years old, and was dedicated to the Filipino youth which he describes as “the fair hope of my motherland.”
A la juventud filipina.
What conclusion can be drawn from the Filipino choice of Rizal as the national hero?
Conclusion: Point out that Rizal is still considered the national hero of the Philippines almost 75 years after the end of the American occupation (and over 100 years after his selection).
Who are the 20th century Filipino composers?
The 20 th -century Filipino song composers/lyricists include Levi Celerio, Constancio de Guzman, Mike Velarde Jr., and George Canseco, as they had produced a memorable output of traditional Filipino love songs, music for the movies, and materials for contemporary arrangements and concert repertoire.