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Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III
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15th President of the Philippines
In office
June 30, 2010 – June 30, 2016
Vice President Jejomar Binay
Preceded by Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
Succeeded by Rodrigo Duterte
Secretary of the Philippine Department of the Interior and Local Government
In office
June 30, 2010 – July 9, 2010
Preceded by Ronaldo Puno
Succeeded by Jesse Robredo
Deputy Speaker of the Philippine House of Representatives
In office
November 8, 2004 – February 21, 2006
Preceded by Emilio Espinosa
Succeeded by Eric Singson
Senator of the Philippines
In office
June 30, 2007 – June 30, 2010
Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Tarlac's Second District
In office
June 30, 1998 – June 30, 2007
Preceded by Jose Yap
Succeeded by Jose Yap
Personal details
Benigno Simeon Cojuangco Aquino III

(1960-02-08)February 8, 1960
Manila, Philippines
Died June 24, 2021(2021-06-24) (aged 61)
Quezon City, Philippines
Political party Liberal Party
Alma mater Ateneo de Manila University

Benigno Simeon "Noynoy" Cojuangco Aquino III (8 February 1960 – 24 June 2021) was a Filipino politician. He was the President of the Philippines from 2010 to 2016. He was also known as Noynoy Aquino or PNoy. Aquino was also a former Congressman and Senator of the Philippines.

Aquino was born at FEU - NRMF Medical Center in Quezon City, He was the only son of five children of former Senator Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino, Jr. and former President Corazon "Cory" Aquino. He was a member of the Liberal Party. He was the first Filipino president to be a bachelor. In 2013, TIME magazine named him one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World.

Aquino III died on 24 June 2021 in Quezon City, aged 61. He had diabetes. The cause of death was kidney failure.

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