A Scrapbook of Ninoy Aquino Beningo “Ninoy” Aquino, Jr. Born: November 27, 1932 Concepcion, Tarlac, Philippines Died: August 21, 1983 Manila International Airport, Manila Philippines Ethnicity: Filipino Education: B.A. Ateneo de Manila Father Grandfather Beningo Aquino, Sr. Servillano Aquino Born: September 3, 1894 Concepcion, Born: April 20, Tarlac, Philippines 1874 Angeles City, Died: December 20, 1947 Rizal Memorial Pampanga, Coliseum, Manila, Philippines Philippines Ethnicity: Filipino Ethnicity: Filipino Education: J.D., University of Santo Tomas Education: University of Santo Tomas Manila, Philippines Capital city of the Philippines City population: 1.7 million Urban area population: 21 million City area: 15 square miles Urban area:...The end:
.....e footsteps of his parents and they are unique in that the family is a bona fide political dynasty. Economic Effects of the Family Experiences The death of Ninoy was a blow to the possibilities which might have been had he stayed alive. Marcos knew that Ninoy would eventually come to power as the Aquino legacy was too strong. Had Ninoy become president, the country would have likely been much further along economically at this point. Perhaps there would have even been massive mechanization and industrialization which would have occurred. The work of Corazon and Benigno Aquino III to achieve these ends has been significant though and the Philippines is a major destination for multinational corporations seeking strong manufacturing locations.