Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo

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Her Excellency
Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
Gloria Macapagal Arroyo WEF 2009-crop.jpg
14th President of the Philippines
In office
January 20, 2001 – June 30, 2010
Vice PresidentTeofisto Guingona (2001-2004)
Noli de Castro (2004-2010)
Preceded byJoseph Estrada
Succeeded byBenigno Aquino III
10th Vice President of the Philippines
In office
June 30, 1998 – January 20, 2001
PresidentJoseph Estrada
Preceded byJoseph Estrada
Succeeded byTeofisto Guingona
Secretary of National Defense
In office
November 30, 2006 – February 1, 2007
Preceded byAvelino Cruz
Succeeded byHermogenes Ebdane
In office
September 1, 2003 – October 2, 2003
Preceded byAngelo Reyes
Succeeded byEduardo Ermita
Secretary of Social Welfare and Development
In office
June 30, 1998 – October 12, 2000
PresidentJoseph Estrada
Preceded byLilian Laigo
Succeeded byDulce Saguisag
Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives
In office
August 15, 2016 – March 15, 2017
PresidentRodrigo Duterte
Preceded byRoberto Puno
Succeeded byLinabelle Villarica
Member of the Philippine House of Representatives
from Pampanga's 2nd district
Assumed office
June 30, 2010
Preceded byMikey Arroyo
Senator of the Philippines
In office
June 30, 1992 – June 30, 1998
Chairman of ASEAN
In office
11 January 2007 – 18 November 2007
Preceded byAbdullah Ahmad Badawi
Succeeded byLee Hsien Loong
Personal details
BornMaria Gloria Macaraeg Macapagal
(1947-04-05) April 5, 1947 (age 71)
Manila, Philippines
Political partyLDP (before 1998)
KAMPI (1997–2009)
Lakas-CMD I (1998–2009)
Lakas-CMD II (2009–2017)
PDP–Laban[1] (2017–present)
Children3, (including Mikey and Dato)
Alma materGeorgetown University
Assumption College
Ateneo de Manila University
University of the Philippines, Diliman
WebsiteOfficial website

Maria Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (born 5 April 1947) is a Filipino politician who was the President of the Philippines from 2001 to 2010 and the Vice-President from 1998 to 2001. She is currently a member of the House of Representatives. She was the country's second female president, after Corazon Aquino, who was the first. She is also the daughter of former President Diosdado Macapagal.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Rosario, Ben (October 11, 2017). "Gloria joins ruling PDP Laban". Manila Bulletin. Retrieved October 11, 2017.
  2. "Profile: Gloria Arroyo". Retrieved 28 November 2010.