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|
National leaders who find themselves wilting under the withering criticisms by members of the media, would do well not to take such criticism personally but to regard the media as their allies in keeping the government clean and honest, its services.Corazon Aquino
It wasn’t until we got over the self pity that we were able to accept suffering as apart of our life with Christ. A man or woman reaches this plane only when he or she ceases to be the hero.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
I just do whatever it is that I believe I should do, regardless of the risks to my life.Corazon Aquino