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Dr. Jose P.Rizal
1861-1896
The Philippine's national hero, Born in Calamba, Laguna, on June 19, 1861. Published his masterpiece Noli Me Tangere in Berlin (Germany) in 1887 and his second novel El Filibusterismo in Ghent (Belgium) in 1891. His two novels stirred the concsience of his people. He contributed various literary works to La Solidaridad. For his leadershi in the reform movement and for his incendiary novels, Rzal was arrested and later killed by musketry in Bagumbayan, Manila, on December 30, 1896. His execution was the last straw for other Filipoinos who called for a bloody revolution against Spain.
Andres Bonifacio
1863-1897
He founded the secret society, Katipunan, on July 7, 1892, to fight Spain. He was also president of the Tagalog republic fromAugust 24, 1896 to May 10, 1897 Born in Tondo, Manila, on May 30, 1863. He grew up in the slums and never knew the benefits of a prosperous life. He married Gregoria de Jesus in 1892. He was killed on May 10, 1897, near mt. Buntis, Maragondon , Cavite.

Apolinario Mabini
1864-1903

Sublime paralytic and the brain of the revolutions. Born in Taslaga, Tanawan, Batangas, on June 22, 1864. He joined La Liga Filipina in 1892 andAguinaldo's revolutionary government from June 1898 to May 1899. He was captured by the American forces in December 1899 and deported to Guam n January 1901. he died in Manila on May 13, 1903.

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