Year of AdministrationPolitical
Jan 23,1899 to April 1, 1901
He is a dictator type of a president and he established The Malolos constitution by virtue of which the Philippines was a republic and which he had been approved by the assembly and by Aguinaldo was proclaimed president.
His term featured the setting up of the Malolos Republic, which has its own Congress, Constitution, and national and local officialdom -- proving Filipinos also had the capacity to build. Aguinaldo is best remembered for the proclamation of Philippine Independence on June 12, 1898, in Kawit, Cavite.
Emilio Aguinaldo fought long and hard for independence for the Philippines, and worked tirelessly to secure veterans' rights. On the other hand, he ordered the execution of rivals including Andres Bonifacio, and collaborated with the brutal Japanese occupation of the Philippines.
Aguinaldo and his rebels came under intense pressure from the Spanish, and had to negotiate a surrender later that same year. In mid-December, 1897, Aguinaldo and his government ministers agreed to dissolve the rebel government and go into exile in Hong Kong
President Emilio Aguinaldo is young general,a responsible citizen,a brave young man,a wise leader and he loves our country, because he fight the Spanish Colonizers with his troop and he help the Filipinos to fight the Spaniards for the freedom of our country Manuel L. Quezon
November 15, 1935 to August 1, 1944was the first president of the Commonwealth of the Philippines. He prepared the groundwork for Philippine independence in 1946.The first Filipino president of the Commonwealth of the Philippines under American rule. He was president of the Philippines from 1935 to 1944. For advocating Filipino-language amendments to the 1935 Constitution, he is known as the "Father of the National...