On January 28, 1890, Rizal left Paris for Brussels, capital of Belgium. Two reasons impelled Rizal to leave Paris, namely; (1) the cost of living in Paris was very high because of the Universal Exposition and (2) the gay social life of the city hampered his literary works, especially the writing of...
OPHTHALMIC SURGEON IN HONGKONG (1891-92)
* November 1891 to June 1892- after the publication of El Filibusterismo, Rizal left Europe and lived in Hongkong.
* His reason for living Europe are:
* Life was unbearable in Europe due to his political differences with M.H. de...
Lessons from Rizal’s life not lost on the Filipino youth
By Desiree Caluza
Inquirer Northern Luzon
First Posted 02:42:00 12/30/2010
Filed Under: Jose Rizal, Youth, Philippines - Regions, Advice
BAGUIO CITY, Philippines—If there is one thing that Dr. Jose Rizal, the national hero, had con...
Summary of Rizal in Belgian Brussels (1890)
January 28, 1890 – Rizal left Paris for Brussels
Brussels– capital of Belgium.
Two reasons why Rizal leave Paris:
The cost of living in Paris was very high because of the Universal Exposition.
The gay social life of the city hampered his l...
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D. | June 22, 1861 |
E. | June 12, 1862 |
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