Timeline of Philippine History

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hilippine History ------------------------------------------------- Timeline of Philippine history From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This is a timeline of Philippine history, comprising important legal and territorial changes and political events in the Philippines and their predecessor states. To read about the background to these events, see History of the Philippines. See also the list of Presidents of the Philippines. This is an incomplete list, which may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness. You can help by expanding itwith reliably sourced entries. Centuries: 9th · 10th · 11th · 12th · 13th · 14th · 15th · 16th · 17th · 18th · 19th · 20th · 21st ------------------------------------------------- 10th…show more content…
| | May | Legaspi sends an expedition under the leadership of Martin de Goiti to Manila. | 1571 | 19 May | The ruler of Manila, Rajah Suliman, wages war against the Spaniards | | June 24 | Legaspi establishes the Spanish Colonial Government in Manila and proclaims it the capital of the colony | 1572 | August 20 | Legazpi dies and Guido de Lavezaris succeeds him as Governor-General (1572–1575) | 1574 | November 23 | The Chinese pirate captain Limahong attacks Manila but fails | | December 2 | Limahong again attacks Manila with 1500 soldiers but again fails to defeat the Spaniards | | December | Lakandula leads a short revolt against the Spanish.[2][3][4][5][6] | 1575 | | Ciudad de Nueva Cáceres(later renamed as Naga City) established by Captain Pedro de Sanchez | | August 25 | Francisco de Sande appointed Governor-General (1575–1580) | 1579 | | Diocese of Manila established | 1580 | April | Gonzalo Ronquillo de Peñaloza appointed Governor-General (1580–1583) | | | King Philip II of Spain becomes King of Portugal, ending the Portuguese harassment of the Philippines | | | The Spaniards institute forced labor on all male natives aged 16 to 60. | 1583 | March 10 | Diego Ronquillo appointed Governor-General (1583–1584) | | August | A great fire destroys Manila | 1584 | 16 May | Santiago de Vera appointed Governor-General (1584–1590) | 1585 | | Pampangos Revolt (1585)[2][3][4][5][6] | 1587 | | Conspiracy of
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