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His Excellency
Generalissimo

Emilio Aguinaldo

Emilio Aguinaldo ca. 1919 (Restored).jpg
Aguinaldo in 1919
1st President of the Philippines
In office
January 23, 1899  – March 23, 1901
Prime Minister
Preceded by Position established
Diego de los Ríos (as Governor-General of the Philippines)
Succeeded by Position abolished
Officially Manuel L. Quezon (as President of the Philippine Commonwealth in 1935)
Unofficially Miguel Malvar (as President of the First Philippine Republic)
President of the Revolutionary Government
In office
June 23, 1898 – January 22, 1899
Prime Minister
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Position abolished
(Revolutionary government superseded by the First Philippine Republic)
Dictator of the Philippines
In office
May 24, 1898 – June 23, 1898
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Position abolished
(Dictatorial government replaced by a revolutionary government with Aguinaldo assuming the title president)
President of the Republic of Biak-na-Bato
In office
November 2, 1897 – December 14, 1897
Vice President Mariano Trias
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Position abolished
President of the Tejeros Revolutionary Government
In office
March 22, 1897 – November 1, 1897
Vice President Mariano Trias
Preceded by Position established (Unofficially held by Andrés Bonifacio as leader of the Katipunan)
Succeeded by Position abolished
(Tejeros government superseded by the Republic of Biak-na-Bato)
Personal details
Born (1869-03-22)March 22, 1869
Kawit, Cavite, Captaincy General of the Philippines, Spain
Died February 6, 1964(1964-02-06) (aged 94)
Quezon City, Philippines
Resting place Emilio F. Aguinaldo Shrine, Kawit, Cavite
Political party See footnote
Spouse(s)
Hilaria del Rosario
(m. 1896; died 1921)

María Agoncillo
(m. 1930; died 1963)
Children 5 (see below)
Alma mater Colegio de San Juan de Letran
Profession Politician
Military leader
Awards PHL Legion of Honor - Chief Commander BAR.png
Philippine Legion of Honor
PHL Quezon Service Cross BAR.png
Quezon Service Cross
Religion Roman Catholicism, later
Philippine Independent Church
Signature
Military service
Nickname(s) "Kapitan Miong"
"Heneral Miong"
"Ka Miong"
"El Caudillo"
"Magdalo"
"Hermano Colon"
Allegiance  First Philippine Republic
Flag of the Tagalog people.svg Republic of Biak-na-Bato
Philippine revolution flag kkk1.svg Katipunan (Magdalo)
Branch/service Philippine Army Seal 1897.jpgPhilippine Revolutionary Army
Years of service 1897–1901
Rank PR Ministro Mariscal.svg Minister/Field marshal Generalissimo
Battles/wars
Footnotes:
Emilio Aguinaldo (ca. 1898)
Aguinaldo
Aguinaldo and Quezon in 1935
Aguinaldo and Manuel Quezon, 1935

Emilio Aguinaldo (March 23, 1869 - February 6, 1964) was a Philippine nationalist. He was a leader of the Katipunan, a Philippine independence movement organization. He was President of the Philippine revolutionary government from 1897 to 1901.



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