Jose P. Laurel

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José P. Laurel

3rd President of the Philippines
In office
October 14, 1943 – August 17, 1945
Prime MinisterJorge B. Vargas
(Ministries involved)
Preceded byManuel L. Quezon (as President of government-in-exile)
Succeeded bySergio Osmeña
Commissioner of the Interior
In office
December 4, 1942 – October 14, 1943
Presiding Officer, PECJorge B. Vargas
Preceded byBenigno Aquino Sr.
Succeeded byQuintin Paredes
Commissioner of Justice
In office
December 24, 1941 – December 4, 1942
Presiding Officer, PECJorge B. Vargas
Preceded byTeofilo L. Sison
Succeeded byTeofilo L. Sison
Senator of the Philippines
In office
December 30, 1951 – December 30, 1957
34th Associate Justice of the Philippine Supreme Court
In office
February 29, 1936 – February 5, 1942
Preceded byGeorge Malcolm
Succeeded byCourt reorganised
Majority leader of the Senate of the Philippines
In office
Senate PresidentManuel L. Quezon
Preceded byFrancisco Enage
Succeeded byBenigno S. Aquino
Senator of the Philippines from the 5th Senatorial District
In office
1925 – 1931
Served with: Manuel L. Quezon (1925–1931)
Preceded byAntero Soriano
Succeeded byClaro M. Recto
Secretary of the Interior of the Philippines
In office
Personal details
José Paciano Laurel García

(1891-03-09)March 9, 1891
Tanauan, Batangas, Captaincy General of the Philippines
DiedNovember 6, 1959(1959-11-06) (aged 68)
Manila, Philippines
Resting placeTanauan, Batangas, Philippines
Political partyNacionalista
Other political
KALIBAPI (1942–1945)
Pacencia Hidalgo
(m. 1911; his death 1959)
ChildrenJosé B. Laurel Jr.
José S. Laurel III
Natividad Laurel-Guinto
Sotero Laurel II
Mariano Laurel
Rosenda Laurel-Avanceña
Potenciana Laurel-Yupangco
Salvador Laurel
Arsenio Laurel
EducationUniversity of the Philippines, Diliman (LLB)
University of Santo Tomas (LLM)
Yale University (SJD)

José Paciano Laurel y García CCLH (March 9, 1891[1] – November 6, 1959) was a Filipino politician and judge. [2] He was the third President of the Philippines from 1943 to 1945.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Today is the birth anniversary of President Jose P. Laurel | Presidential Museum and Library". Archived from the original on 2016-05-05. Retrieved 2020-06-28.
  2. "Who remembers President Jose P. Laurel?". Retrieved 2020-06-28.
  3. "Elpidio Quirino". Archived from the original on 2009-04-14. Retrieved 2009-08-09.

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