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2021 is the Year of Filipino Pre-Colonial Ancestors
2021 is the Year of Filipino...

By virtue of Proclamation No. 1128, s. 2021, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte declared the year 2021 as the Year...

Legarda, NHCP Launch New Online Program
Legarda, NHCP Launch New Online Program

The Office of Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda and the National Historical Commission of the Philippines launched Kasaysayang Lokal (KASALO)...

Philippine History for Free
Philippine History for Free

The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) vowed to upload online its rare Filipiniana collection, including its rich...

NQC Mourns the Passing John Alan Larkin
NQC Mourns the Passing John Alan...

The National Quincentennial Committee (NQC) joins the academics in the discipline of History in mourning the demise of Philippine...

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The Historical Sins of Carlos Quirino
The Historical Sins of Carlos Quirino

Much of the myth and misinformation about Enrique can be laid at the door of eminent historian Carlos Quirino,...

Gold of Our Ancestors
Gold of Our Ancestors

On 29 March 1521, Ferdinand Magellan, the captain-general of the Armada de Maluco, was surprised by the gold in...

Muslim History and the Quincentennial
Muslim History and the Quincentennial

After the Battle of Mactan on April 27, 1521, the remaining crew of the Magellan-Elcano expedition had a realization:...

Victory and Humanity
Victory and Humanity

2021 National Heritage Month, History Month, and National Heroes Day have something in common–they all bear the words “Victory...