Who is the first biographer of Jose Rizal?
Retana was a “onetime adversary” of Philippine national hero José Rizal who later became an “admirer” who wrote the first biographical account of the life of Rizal entitled Vida y Escritos del Dr. José Rizal or “Life and Writings of Dr. José Rizal”.
Who wrote the article La Epoca?
One year after the firebombing, La Epoca journalist Julio Godoy wrote of the U.S. support of the Guatemalan government: “while the Moscow imposed government in Prague would degrade and humiliate reformers, the Washington made government in Guatemala would kill them.
Who is the biographer of Rizal?
The outstanding biography of Jose Rizal is the one by Leon Ma. Guerrero. It is not only the most comprehensive among the Filipino biographies. It is also the most well-documented, even though the style of documentation is unconventional.
Who is the first person in the Philippines?
The Philippines was discovered in 1521 by Portugese explorer Ferdinand Magellan and colonized by Spain from 1565 to 1898.