Biography - A Short Wiki
The first female President of the Philippines from 1986 to 1992 who came to power when she helped lead the People Power Revolution, which ended the 21 year dictatorship of President Ferdinand Marcos and re-established democracy in the Philippines.
She was married to Senator Benigno Aquino, Jr. from 1954 until his assassination in 1983.
How did Corazon Aquino die?
Corazon Aquino's death was caused by Colon Cancer.
|Cause of death||Colon Cancer|
|Age of death||76 years|
|Birthday||January 25, 1933|
|Death date||August 1, 2009|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Freedom of expression – in particular, freedom of the press – guarantees popular participation in the decisions and actions of government, and popular participation is the essence of our democracy.Corazon Aquino
When you restore democracy, you cannot say that only those who worked for the restoration of democracy will be allowed to use the privileges of a democracy.Corazon Aquino
I am not embarrassed to tell you that I believe in miracles.Corazon Aquino
It’s very simple, I just tell my sad story, and people weep.Corazon Aquino
I don’t have any formula for ousting a dictator or building democracy. All I can suggest is to forget about yourself and just think of your people. It’s always the people who make things happen.Corazon Aquino