Jovito Salonga

Politician

1920 –

21

Who is Jovito Salonga?

Jovito "Jovy" Reyes Salonga is a Filipino nationalist politician and lawyer, as well as a leading opposition leader during the Marcos regime from 1972, when Ferdinand Marcos declared martial law, until 1986, when Marcos was deposed as a result of a bloodless revolution. Salonga was the 14th President of the Senate of the Philippines serving from 1987 to 1992.

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Born
Jun 22, 1920
Pasig
Also known as
  • Jovito R. Salonga
Spouses
Religion
  • Presbyterianism
Nationality
  • Philippines
Profession
Education
  • Yale University
  • Harvard Law School
  • University of the Philippines
  • University of the Philippines College of Law
  • Harvard University
Lived in
  • Marikina

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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