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The many dates of the declaration of Philippine independence

Text by Michael Joe Delizo, Infographic by Jayvery Lorenzana, ABS-CBN News Research by Jose Lester Duria, History Professor, Manila Tytana Colleges

Posted at Jun 12 2019 12:36 PM | Updated as of Jun 12 2019 03:32 PM

The Philippines attempted many times to gain independence from centuries of colonization, from being under the Spanish rule to the American and Japanese occupation.