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3.04.2010

Haydee Yorac




Haydee Yorac


  • 1st Filipina Commissioner of the Commission on Elections (Comelec, 1989-1991)



QUOTE
"No one is indispensable. Making a difference is enough."


DATE OF BIRTH
March 4, 1941

BIRTHPLACE
Sarabia, Negros Occidental, Philippines


YEAR OF DEATH
September 13, 2005


USEFUL LINKS

A public servant named Haydee
The 2004 Ramon Magsaysay Award for Government Service
Nation Mourns As Haydee Yorac Passes Away In U.S.

Did you know...

  • ...that President Noynoy Aquino was the first Filipino bachelor to become President of the Republic of the Philippines?
  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?

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