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Calumpit, Bulacan
Calumpit is a first class urban municipality in the province of Bulacan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 108,757.[3]Contents1 Etymology 2 History2.1 Precolonial era 2.2 Spanish period2.2.1 Christianization 2.2.2 Early Spanish presence 2.2.3 Province of Calumpit 2.2.4 Abolition=2.3 Philippine Revolution
Philippine Revolution
and Philippine-American War 2.4 American Occupation and World War II3 Geography3.1 Calumpit River 3.2 Climate 3.3 Barangays4 Demographics4.1 Language 4.2 Religion 4.3 Labour and employment 4.4 Literacy5 Economy 6 Tourism and culture6.1 Festivals 6.2 Bagbag Bridge 6.3 Resorts7 Education 8 Notable people 9 Gallery 10 Notes 11 External linksEtymology[edit] The name "Calumpit" comes from the tree "Kalumpít", an indigenous hardwood species similar to apalit and narra, which grows abundantly in front of the St
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Municipalities Of The Philippines
SenateSenate President Aquilino Pimentel IIIHouse of RepresentativesSpeaker Pantaleon AlvarezDistricts Party-list representationLocal legislaturesARMM Regional Legislative Assembly Provinces Cities Municipalities BarangaysExecutivePresident of the PhilippinesRodrigo DuterteVice President of the PhilippinesLeni RobredoCabinet Executive departments Local governmentJudiciarySupreme CourtChief Justice Maria Lourdes SerenoCourt of Appeals Court of Tax Appeals Sandiganbayan Ombudsman Regional Trial Courts Barangay
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Philippine Revolution
Filipino victorySigning of Pact of Biak-na-Bato
Pact of Biak-na-Bato
(1897). Resumption of hostilities during Spanish–American War
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Geographic Coordinate System
A geographic coordinate system is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols.[n 1] The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position, and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position
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Battle Of Bangkusay
Indigenous polities[1][2] of Macabebe[3] and Maynila[3]Kapampangan forces of Hagonoy and Macabebe, supported by the forces of Maynila Spanish Empire[3]Forces of the Legaspi ExpeditionCommanders and leaders Tarik Sulayman
Tarik Sulayman
and Rajah Sulayman Miguel López de LegazpiStrength40 caracoas (warships), around 2,000 warriors 27 vessels, 280 Spaniards, 600 native alliesBattles of ManilaBattle of Manila
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Miguel López De Legazpi
Miguel López de Legazpi
Miguel López de Legazpi
(Spanish pronunciation: [miˈɣel ˈlopeθ ðe leˈɣaθpi]; c. 1502 – August 20, 1572), also known as El Adelantado
Adelantado
and El Viejo (The Elder), was a Basque-Spanish navigator and governor who established the first Spanish settlement in the East Indies
East Indies
when his expedition crossed the Pacific Ocean
Pacific Ocean
from the Viceroyalty of New Spain
Viceroyalty of New Spain
in modern-day Mexico, arrived in Cebu of the Philippine Islands, 1565. He was the first Governor-General of the Spanish East Indies
Spanish East Indies
which included the Philippines
Philippines
and other Pacific archipelagos, namely Guam
Guam
and the Marianas Islands
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Governor-General Of The Philippines
The Governor-General
Governor-General
of the Philippines
Philippines
(Spanish: Gobernador-General de Filipinas; Filipino: Gobernador-Heneral ng Pilipinas; Japanese: フィリピン総督 (Firipin sōtoku);) was the title of the government executive during the colonial period of the Philippines, governed mainly by Spain
Spain
(1565–1898) and the United States (1898–1946), and briefly by Great Britain (1762–1764) and Japan (1942–1945). They were also the representative of the executive of the ruling power. On November 15, 1935, the Commonwealth of the Philippines
Philippines
was established as a transitional government to prepare the country for independence from the American control. The governor-general was replaced by an elected Filipino "President of the Philippine Commonwealth", as the chief executive of the Philippines, taking over many of the duties of the Governor-General
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Bay, Laguna
Bay, (pronounced as Ba-eh), officially the Municipality of Bay, (Tagalog: Bayan ng Bay), is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Laguna, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 62,143 people.[3] It is located at the east of Los Baños, west of Calauan, northeast of Santo Tomas and northwest of Alaminos
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Visitation (Christianity)
The Visitation is the visit of Mary to Elizabeth as recorded in the Gospel of Luke, Luke 1:39–56. It is also the name of a Christian feast day commemorating this visit, celebrated on 31 May in the West (2 July in calendars of the 1263–1969 period, and in the modern regional calendar of Germany) and Hungary
Hungary
and 30 March among Eastern Christians.Contents1 Narrative 2 Feast2.1 Western Christianity 2.2 Eastern Christianity3 See also 4 References 5 External linksNarrative[edit]Statue of the Visitation at Church of the Visitation
Church of the Visitation
in Ein Karem, IsraelMary visits her relative Elizabeth; they are both pregnant
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Batangas
Batangas, officially known as the Province of Batangas
Batangas
(Filipino: Lalawigan ng Batangas) is a province in the Philippines
Philippines
located in the Calabarzon
Calabarzon
region in Luzon. Its capital is the city of Batangas
Batangas
and is bordered by the provinces of Cavite
Cavite
and Laguna to the north and Quezon to the east. Across the Verde Island Passages
Verde Island Passages
to the south is the island of Mindoro
Mindoro
and to the west lies the South China
China
Sea. Poetically, Batangas
Batangas
is often referred to by its ancient name Kumintáng. Batangas
Batangas
is one of the most popular tourist destinations near Metro Manila
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Nicholas Of Tolentino
Nicholas of Tolentino
Tolentino
(Italian: San Nicola da Tolentino, Spanish: San Nicolás de Tolentino) (c. 1246 – September 10, 1305), known as the Patron of Holy Souls, was an Italian saint and mystic.Contents1 Life 2 Legends 3 Veneration 4 Iconography 5 References 6 External linksLife[edit] Born in 1245 in Sant'Angelo, St. Nicholas of Tolentino
Tolentino
took his name from St. Nicholas of Myra, at whose shrine his parents prayed to have a child. Nicholas became a monk at 18, and seven years later, he was ordained a priest. He gained a reputation as a preacher and a confessor. C. 1274, he was sent to Tolentino, near his birthplace. The town suffered from civil strife between the Guelphs, who supported the pope, and Ghibellines, who supported the Holy Roman Emperor, in their struggle for control of Italy. Nicholas was primarily a pastor to his flock. He ministered to the poor and the criminal
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Katipunan
The Katipunan
Katipunan
(usually abbreviated to KKK) was a Philippine revolutionary society founded by anti-Spanish Filipinos in Manila
Manila
in 1892, whose primary aim was to gain independence from Spain through revolution
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Juan De Salcedo
Juan de Salcedo (1549 – March 11, 1576) was a Spanish conquistador. He was born in Mexico
Mexico
in 1549 and he was the grandson of Miguel López de Legazpi and brother of Felipe de Salcedo. Salcedo was one of the soldiers who accompanied the Spanish colonization of the Philippines in 1565. He joined the Spanish military in 1564 for their exploration of the East Indies
East Indies
and the Pacific, at the age of 15. In 1567, Salcedo led an army of about 300 Spanish soldiers and 600 Visayan allies along with Martín de Goiti for their conquest of Islamic Manila
Manila
(then under occupation by the Sultanate of Brunei)
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Spanish Empire
The Spanish Empire
Empire
(Spanish: Imperio Español) was one of the largest empires in history. At the time, it was not known as that by the Spanish with the monarch ruling kingdoms in Spain, his possessions in Italy and northern Europe, and in the "Spanish Indies," its New World territories and the Philippines.[1] From the late fifteenth century to the early nineteenth, Spain's crown of Castile controlled a huge overseas territory in the New World.[2][3] The crown's main source of wealth was from gold and silver mined in Mexico
Mexico
and Peru. The empire reached the peak of its military, political and economic power under the Spanish Habsburgs,[4] through most of the 16th and 17th centuries, and its greatest territorial extent under the House of Bourbon
House of Bourbon
in the 18th century
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Philippine–American War
American victoryAmerican occupation of the Philippines; dissolution of the First Philippine RepublicTerritorial changes The Philippines
Philippines
becomes an unincorporated territory of the United States and, later, a U.S
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Antonio Luna
Philippine–American WarManila Caloocan Second Caloocan Malolos Pulilan Calumpit Apalit Santo Tomas General
General
Antonio Luna
Antonio Luna
de San Pedro y Novicio-Ancheta (29 October 1866 – 5 June 1899), was a Filipino army general who fought in the Philippine–American War. Regarded as one of the fiercest generals of his time, he succeeded Artemio Ricarte
Artemio Ricarte
as Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. He sought to apply his background in military science to the fledgling army. A sharpshooter himself, he organized professional guerrilla soldiers later to be known as the "Luna Sharpshooters" and the "Black Guard". His three-tier defense, now known as the Luna Defense Line, gave the American troops a hard campaign in the provinces north of Manila
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