Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo facts for kids
|President of the Philippines|
January 20, 2001 – June 30, 2010
|Preceded by||Joseph Estrada|
|Succeeded by||Benigno Aquino III|
Maria Gloria Macapagal
5 April 1947
Maria Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (born 5 April 1947) is a Filipino politician who was the President of the Philippines from 2001 to 2010 and the Vice-President from 1998 to 2001. She is currently a member of the House of Representatives. She was the country's second female president, after Corazon Aquino, who was the first. She is also the daughter of former President Diosdado Macapagal.
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President Arroyo with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, June 9, 2009
President Arroyo with U.S. President George W. Bush, May 19, 2003
President Arroyo with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, February 17, 2009
Arroyo taking her Oath of Office for a full term as president before Chief Justice Hilario Davide Jr. in Cebu City on June 30, 2004.
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