Famous People From Philippines
Find out more about the greatest Filipino Men, including Manny Pacquiao, Lou Diamond Phillips, Jose Rizal, Benigno Aquino III and Ferdinand Marcos.
Manny PacquiaoManny Pacquiao
(Eight-division Boxing World Champion)

17 December 1978

Kibawe, Bukidnon, Philippines

Sagittarius

Lou Diamond PhillipsLou Diamond Phillips
(Actor)

17 February 1962

U.S. Naval Base Subic Bay, Philippines

Aquarius

Jose RizalJose Rizal

19 June 1861

30 December 1896

Calamba, Laguna

Gemini

Benigno Aquino IIIBenigno Aquino III
(15th President of the Philippines)

08 February 1960

Manila, Philippines

Aquarius

Ferdinand MarcosFerdinand Marcos
(Former President of the Philippines)

11 September 1917

28 September 1989

Sarrat, Ilocos Norte, Philippine Islands

Virgo

Rodrigo DuterteRodrigo Duterte
(President of Philippines)

28 March 1945

Maasin, Philippines

Aries

Vice GandaVice Ganda
(Stand-up Comedian, Actor)

31 March 1976

Tondo, Philippines

Aries

Arnel Campaner PinedaArnel Pineda
(Singer & Songwriter)

05 September 1967

Sampaloc, Manila

Virgo

Ramon Magsaysay Ramon Magsaysay
(7th President of the Philippines)

31 August 1907

17 March 1957

Iba, Zambales, Philippines

Virgo

Bretman RockBretman Rock
(Social Media Stars, YouTubers, Viners)

31 July 1998

Philippines

Leo

Dominic PanganibanDominic Panganiban
(YouTuber)

27 September 1990

Manila, Philippines

Libra

Emilio AguinaldoEmilio Aguinaldo
(Politician, Autobiographer)

22 March 1869

06 February 1964

Kawit

Aries

Andrés BonifacioAndrés Bonifacio
(Autobiographer, Politician)

30 November 1863

10 May 1897

Tondo

Sagittarius

Vic SottoVic Sotto
(Actor, comedian, film producer, TV host, singer , composer)

28 April 1954

Manila, Philippines

Taurus

Manuel L. QuezonManuel L. Quezon
(Politician, Lawyer)

19 August 1878

01 August 1944

Baler

Leo

Xian LimXian Lim
(Actor, model, singer, blogger)

12 July 1989

San Francisco, California, United States

Cancer

Jericho RosalesJericho Rosales
(actor, singer)

22 September 1979

Quezon City, Philippines

Virgo

Piolo PascualPiolo Pascual
(Actor, film producer, musician, model, record producer)

12 January 1977

Malate, Manila, Philippines

Capricorn

Jejomar BinayJejomar Binay
(Politician, Lawyer)

11 November 1942

Manila

Scorpio

Elpidio QuirinoElpidio Quirino
(Diplomat, Lawyer)

16 November 1890

29 February 1956

Vigan

Scorpio

Joseph EstradaJoseph Estrada
(Politician, Actor)

19 April 1937

Tondo

Aries

Joey de LeonJoey de Leon
(Comedian, actor, television presenter)

14 October 1946

Sampaloc, Manila, Philippines

Libra

Manuel RoxasManuel Roxas
(Politician, Autobiographer, University teacher)

01 January 1892

15 April 1948

Capiz

Capricorn

Nonito DonaireNonito Donaire
(Boxer)

16 November 1982

Talibon

Scorpio

Francis MagalonaFrancis Magalona
(Singer)

04 October 1964

06 March 2009

Mandaluyong, Philippines

Libra

Benigno Aquino, Jr.Benigno Aquino, Jr.

27 November 1932

21 August 1983

Concepcion, Tarlac

Sagittarius

JM de GuzmanJM de Guzman
(Actor, Singer)

09 September 1988

Manila, Philippines

Virgo

Fidel V. RamosFidel V. Ramos

18 March 1928

Lingayen, Pangasinan

Pisces

Henry SyHenry Sy
(Entrepreneur, Businessperson)

25 December 1924

Xiamen

Capricorn

Lapu-LapuLapu-Lapu
(Tribal chief)

1491 AD

1542 AD

Mactan, Philippines

Diosdado MacapagalDiosdado Macapagal
(Economist)

28 September 1910

21 April 1997

Lubao

Libra

Fernando Poe, Jr.Fernando Poe, Jr.

20 August 1939

14 December 2004

Manila

Leo

Marcelo H. del PilarMarcelo H. del Pilar
(Journalist, Writer)

30 August 1850

04 July 1896

Plaridel

Virgo

Joker ArroyoJoker Arroyo
(Politician, Lawyer)

05 January 1927

05 October 2015

Naga

Capricorn

Efren ReyesEfren Reyes
(Pool player)

26 August 1954

Angeles

Virgo

Jesse RobredoJesse Robredo
(Politician)

27 May 1958

18 August 2012

Naga

Gemini

Wesley SoWesley So
(Chess player)

09 October 1993

Manila

Libra

Francis EscuderoFrancis Escudero
(Politician, Lawyer)

10 October 1969

Manila

Libra

Jose Garcia VillaJose Garcia Villa
(Poet)

05 August 1908

07 February 1997

Manila

Leo

James YapJames Yap
(Basketball player)

15 February 1982

Escalante

Aquarius

Manuel V. PangilinanManuel V. Pangilinan
(entrepreneur)

14 July 1946

Cebu

Cancer

Tito SottoTito Sotto
(Actor, Singer, Bowler, Comedian, Songwriter)

24 August 1948

Manila

Virgo

Juan Ponce EnrileJuan Ponce Enrile
(Politician, Jurist, Lawyer)

14 February 1924

Gonzaga

Aquarius

Jose Mari ChanJose Mari Chan
(Singer, Songwriter)

11 March 1945

Iloilo

Pisces

Nick JoaquinNick Joaquin
(Writer, Journalist)

04 May 1917

29 April 2004

Manila

Taurus

Benjie ParasBenjie Paras
(Comedian, Basketball player, Actor)

02 October 1968

Caloocan

Libra

Jayson CastroJayson Castro
(Basketball player)

30 June 1986

Bacolor

Cancer

Marc PingrisMarc Pingris
(Basketball player)

16 October 1981

Pozorrubio

Libra

Eduardo Cojuangco, Jr.Eduardo Cojuangco, Jr.

10 June 1935

Paniqui, Tarlac

Gemini

Ferdinand Marcos, Jr.Ferdinand Marcos, Jr.
(Politician)

13 September 1957

Manila

Virgo

Drian FranciscoDrian Francisco
(Boxer)

10 November 1982

San Jose

Scorpio

Jovito PalparanJovito Palparan
(Soldier)

11 September 1950

Cagayan de Oro

Virgo

Gregorio HonasanGregorio Honasan
(Politician)

14 March 1948

Baguio

Pisces

Jaime SinJaime Sin
(Catholic priest)

31 August 1928

21 June 2005

Aklan

Virgo

Bong RevillaBong Revilla
(Actor, Film producer, Comedian, Film actor)

25 September 1966

Manila

Libra

Japeth AguilarJapeth Aguilar
(basketball player)

25 January 1987

Sasmuan

Aquarius

Franklin DrilonFranklin Drilon
(Politician, Lawyer)

28 November 1945

Iloilo City

Sagittarius

Lino BrockaLino Brocka
(film director, screenwriter, actor)

03 April 1939

22 May 1991

Pilar, Sorsogon

Aries

Benigno Aquino, Sr.Benigno Aquino, Sr.

04 September 1894

20 December 1947

Concepcion, Tarlac

Virgo

Joseph Emilio AbayaJoseph Emilio Abaya
(Politician)

28 May 1966

Kawit, Cavite

Gemini

Lito LapidLito Lapid
(Actor, Film director, Film actor)

25 October 1955

Porac

Scorpio

Eliseo SorianoEliseo Soriano
(Televangelist)

07 April 1947

Pasay

Aries

Dondon HontiverosDondon Hontiveros
(Basketball player)

01 June 1977

Cebu City

Gemini

Arwind SantosArwind Santos
(basketball player)

10 June 1981

Angeles

Gemini

Amado V. HernandezAmado V. Hernandez
(Journalist, Trade unionist)

13 September 1903

24 March 1970

Hagonoy

Virgo

Mark CaguioaMark Caguioa
(Basketball player)

19 November 1979

San Juan

Scorpio

Salvador LaurelSalvador Laurel
(Lawyer, Politician)

18 November 1928

27 January 2004

Tanauan

Scorpio

Panfilo LacsonPanfilo Lacson
(Politician)

01 June 1948

Imus

Gemini

Armin LuistroArmin Luistro
(Friar)

24 December 1961

Lipa

Capricorn

Doug KramerDoug Kramer
(Basketball player)

10 July 1983

Baguio

Cancer

Michael Christian MartinezMichael Christian Martinez
(Figure skater)

04 November 1996

Parañaque

Scorpio

Ralph RectoRalph Recto
(Entrepreneur)

11 January 1964

Quezon City

Capricorn

Jejomar Binay, Jr.Jejomar Binay, Jr.

12 July 1977

Makati

Cancer

Allan CaidicAllan Caidic
(Basketball player, Basketball coach)

15 June 1963

Pasig

Gemini

Alfredo LimAlfredo Lim
(Politician)

21 December 1929

Manila

Sagittarius

Fernando LópezFernando López

13 April 1904

26 May 1993

Iloilo City

Aries

Lourd de VeyraLourd de Veyra
(Journalist, Musician, Activist, Radio, Singer, Songwriter)

11 February 1975

Quezon City

Aquarius

Mariano MarcosMariano Marcos
(Politician, Lawyer)

21 April 1897

08 March 1945

Batac

Taurus

Bam AquinoBam Aquino
(Politician)

07 May 1977

Manila

Taurus

Bobby PacquiaoBobby Pacquiao
(Boxer)

12 December 1980

Bukidnon

Sagittarius

Jinggoy EstradaJinggoy Estrada
(Actor, Film actor)

17 February 1963

Manila

Aquarius

Freddie WebbFreddie Webb
(Basketball player, Basketball coach, Radio personality)

24 November 1942

Manila

Sagittarius

Jovito SalongaJovito Salonga
(Politician, University teacher)

22 June 1920

10 March 2016

Pasig

Cancer

Francis PangilinanFrancis Pangilinan
(Television presenter, Radio personality)

24 August 1963

Manila

Virgo

Isabelo de los ReyesIsabelo de los Reyes
(Linguist, Journalist, Trade unionist)

07 July 1864

10 October 1938

Vigan

Cancer

Chris TiuChris Tiu
(Basketball player)

15 July 1985

San Juan

Cancer

Lav DiazLav Diaz
(Film director, Film editor, Film producer, Screenwriter, Film editing)

30 December 1958

Mindanao

Capricorn

Willie MillerWillie Miller
(basketball player)

13 July 1977

Olongapo

Cancer

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