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Andrés Bonifacio
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An engraving of Bonifacio from 1897.
Supreme Leader of the Sovereign Tagalog Nation
In office
August 24, 1896 – March 22 or May 10, 1897
Vice President Gregoria de Jesús
Preceded by Office established
Román Basa (as Leader of the Katipunan)
Succeeded by Office abolished
Emilio Aguinaldo (as President of Tejeros Revolutionary Government)
Personal details
Andrés Bonifacio y de Castro

(1863-11-30)November 30, 1863
Tondo, Manila, Captaincy General of the Philippines
Died May 10, 1897(1897-05-10) (aged 33)
Maragondon, Cavite,
Captaincy General of the Philippines
Cause of death Execution
Resting place Unknown
Nationality Filipino
Political party La Liga Filipina
Spouse(s) Monica (c. 1880–1890, her death)
Gregoria de Jesús (1893–1897, his death)
Children Andrés de Jesús Bonifacio Jr. (born in early 1896, died in infancy)
Education Self-educated
Military service
Nickname(s) Maypagasa
Allegiance Philippine revolution flag kkk1.svg Katipunan
Years of service 1895–1897
Rank Supremo
Battles/wars Philippine Revolution
  • Cry of Pugad Lawin
  • Battle of Manila (1896)
  • Battle of San Juan del Monte
  • Battle of Pasong Tamo
  • Battle of San Mateo and Montalban

General Andres Bonifacio Bonifacio y de Castro and Andres Bonifacio (30 November 1863 – 10 May 1897) was Philippine resistance movement member, revolutionary, and soldier. He founded the of independence group Katipunan. He was the first President of the Philippines Provisional Revolutionary government (1896–1897).

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