Philippine Independence Day

Philippine Independence Day

Cavite : Philippines | Jun 11, 2011 at 7:29 PM PDT
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The National Anthem of the Philippines | Lupang Hinirang

Lets refresh our history about this significant day.

1. June 12, 1898 was the day when General Emilio Aguinaldo proclaimed sovereignty and independence from the Spaniards at Kawit, Cavite,

2. The Philippine flag was saw by Marcela Agoncillo, Lorenza Agoncillo, and Delfina Herboza in Hongkong.

3. The Philippine National Anthem Marcha Filipina Magdalo, now known as Lupang Hinirang, was composed by Julián Felipe and played by the San Francisco de Malabon marching band.

This is a very significant day for all of us, lets respect the Philippine flag wherever we might be.

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Philippine Independence Day
June 12 wherein we Filipinos celebrate our independence from the cruel hands of the Spaniards.
audreylon is based in Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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