Contributions and Achievements the oldest president to resume office this

Contributions and achievements the oldest president

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Contributions and Achievements: the oldest president to resume office, this legend is already 65 when he became president of the Philippines he was the first Visayan to become president of the country (wikipedia) he joined then US Gen. Douglas McArthur in Leyte on October 20, 1944 starting the freedom of the Philippines from the Japanese during World War II - "Leyte Guld landing" it was during his regime, that the Philippine National Bank (PNB) has been rehabilitated and the country joined the International Monetary Fund (IMF) during his time, the popular Bell Trade Act was approved by the US Congress Manuel Roxas (May 28, 1946 – April 15, 1948)
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He was the fifth Philippine president but was considered as the third and last president under the Commonwealth era making him the next first leader of the Third Republic of the Philippines (R.P.). Shortlived as he served for some reason, he only assumed office for a very short period of 1 year, 10 months and 18 days to be exact. Contributions and Achievements: was inaugurated as the new and first president of the new Republic because the Philippines was finally free after the WW II in his time, the country has started reconstruction from war damage and the Philippines started breathing without foreign rule under his term, the Philippine Rehabilitation Act and Philippine Trade Act laws were accepted by the congress he is in the 100 peso bill Elpidio Quirino (April 17, 1948 – December 30, 1953) Served first as the vice president of Manuel Roxas in his time and assumed to become the next leader and Philippine president when the latter died in 1948. Contributions and Achievements: under his term in the Japanese occupation, Hukbalahap movement (Hukbong Bayan Laban sa mga Hapon) was active he created Social Security Commission now SSS he also created Integrity Board to monitor graft and corruption an important historical fact is during 1948, Quezon City was still the capital of the Philippines and not Manila an important figure of inflation / depletion is that in his regime, the peso and dollar exchange rate was 1 US = P2.00, a rate we can never regain from today's presidents Ramon Magsaysay (December 30, 1953 – March 17, 1957)
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Born as a native of Iba, Zambales, he was a military governor, and engineer. He died on a plane crash on Dec. 1957, boarding the presidential plane named “Mt. Pinatubo". Contributions and Achievements of Ramon Magsaysay: popularized mambo Magsaysay song and dance was a chairman of the Committee on Guerilla Affairs Popularly known as the "president of the masses" was the first president sworn into office wearing Barong Tagalog in his inauguration his presidency was referred as the Philippines’ Golden Years for it was the cleanest and zero-corruption the Philippines was ranked 2nd in Asia’s clean and well-governed countries allowed common Filipino masses to enter the president's house he established National Resettlement and Rehabilitation Administration (NARRA) among his agrarian reforms Carlos P. Garcia (March 18, 1957 – December 30, 1961)
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