To millennials not too familiar with the 1970s, it was that time when martial law (1972 to 1986) was imposed by the unlamented dictator, Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
. He died in 1989 while in exile in Hawaii.
Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
is born in Sarrat, Ilocos Norte province.
Billed as the President Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
Day, the resolution authored by Vice Governor Eugenio Angelo Barba aims to give way for the residents to celebrate the 99th birth anniversary of the late former President and to pay him tribute for being one of the provinces most illustrious son and for being the longest serving President in the history of the Philippines.
Mark Bautista's forthcoming concert "Here Sings Love," slated on May 29 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater at Resorts World Manila, is his way of thanking fans for their continued support, especially during his West End debut last year via "Here Lies Love," a revolutionary rock musical which tackled the love story of former Philippine President Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
and Imelda Romualdez-Marcos.
In the Philippine Islands, Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
'Sa wakas napatupad sa araw na ito ang huling habilin ng aking minamahal na ama, ang dating Pangulong Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
na maihimlay kasama ng kanyang mga kapwa sundalo,' she said.
Playing former President Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
are Angelo Estrada (Manila City Mayor Joseph Estrada's grandson) and German Moreno's protAaAaAeA@gAa Rudell Ramirez.
Grandmother Jane Bondoc of Alaska, a member of the Iglesia Ni Cristo, was ecstatic over the SC decision: 'An honorable Philippine President, Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
, deserved an honorable burial, in the place of honorable citizens - in the LIbingan Ng Mga Bayani!
The blame for the country's historical amnesia is rendered in nuanced terms in entries like Kanakan Balintagos' 'Loyalist,' a sharper if still weak-centered version from its previous staging at the Labfest; and Guelan Luarca's 'Ang Lihim na Kasaysayan ng Huling Habilin ni Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
(Spiritual King Solomon of Israel) Hinggil sa Pamanang Kayamanan ni King Bernardo Carpio at Jose Protacio Rizal Para sa Pagpapaunlad ng Bansang Pilipinas na Siyang Nalalaman ni Mang Ambo, Taxi Driver.'
The six original plays are Chris Martinez's 'Thingy Or Ang Pak na Pak Ganern na Ganern sa Pakikipagsapalaran ni Melenyo, D' Great Pokemon Hunter' (directed by Dennis Marasigan); George de Jesus III's 'Disco 1081' (directed by Melvin Lee); Layeta Bucoy's 'Princess Lilli' (directed by Tuxqs Rutaquio); Alan Lopez's 'Sshhh' (directed by Jenny Jamora); Rody Vera's 'Indigo Child' (directed by Jose Estrella); and Guelan Varela Luarca's 'Ang Lihim na Kasaysayan ng Huling Habilin ni Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
(Spiritual King Solomon of Israel) Hinggil sa Pamanang Kayamanan ni King Bernardo Carpio at Jose Protacio Rizal Para sa Pagpapaunlad ng Bansang Pilipinas na Siyang Nalalaman ni Mang Ambo, Taxi Driver),' directed by Roobak Valle.
To evade the (inevitable and entirely appropriate) criticism that to bury Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
in public ground named the cemetery of heroes is in fact to treat him like a hero, the Duterte administration has argued that the man who ruled the Philippines during the martial law era would be buried not as a hero but simply as a former soldier and a former president.
Before San Beda graduate and city prosecutor Rodrigo Roa Duterte, there was UP graduate and bar topnotcher Ferdinand Edralin Marcos
. That time did not end well.