TIDBITS ON A BOY NAMED PEPEBy: Ferdinan S. Gregorio Many articles, books, essays and literary materials were written about Jose Rizal’s life, works and ideas, but sometimes we tend to neglect knowing who Pepe was before writing the Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo.
Articles About Jose Rizal. Facts About Dr. Jose Rizal Jose P. Rizal, a man of exceptional talent and intelligence, is the National Hero of the Philippines. That’s a fact (and might be the only fact) that every Filipino knows about Jose Rizal.One might ask, “How about his name?” Well, that might be uneasy because his full name is José Protacio Rizal Mercado y Alonso Realonda.
José Rizal: Jose Rizal, patriot, physician, and man of letters who was an inspiration to the Philippine nationalist movement. He committed himself to the reform of Spanish rule in his home country, which he agitated for in his published works. He was arrested, tried for sedition, and executed in 1896.
Rizal, officially known as the Province of Rizal (Tagalog: Lalawigan ng Rizal), is a province in the Philippines located in the Calabarzon region, 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) east of Manila. The province is named after José Rizal, one of the main national heroes of the Philippines.
Rizal wrote Noli Me Tangere in Spanish; it was published in 1887 in Berlin. The novel is a scathing indictment of the Catholic Church and Spanish colonial rule in the Philippines, and its publication cemented Jose Rizal's position on the Spanish colonial government's list of troublemakers.
This article written by Rizal on November 29, 1882 wasunfortunatelyreturned to him because Diariong Tagalog had ceased publications for lack of funds. Articles in La Solidaridad “Los Agricultores Filipinos” (The Filipino Farmers) This essay dated March 25, 1889 was the first article of Rizal published in La Solidaridad.
Rizal returned to Europe and continued to write, releasing his follow-up novel, El Filibusterismo (The Reign of Greed) in 1891.He also published articles in La Solidaridad, a paper aligned with ...
Editor’s note: The following is the article written by today’s most famous Filipino historian Ambeth R. Ocampo on Jose Rizal’s death. Simply entitled, “The Death of Jose Rizal,” this historical piece by the current head of the National Historical Institute (of the Philippines) could be deemed refreshing and controversial, as it offers ...
Rizal Sired Hitler Everywhere I lecture on Rizal, one question never fail to arise in the open forum—"Is it true that Adolf Hitler is the son of Rizal? · Adolf Rizal (and His Half Brother, Rizal Zedong)
José Rizal was born in 1861 to Francisco Rizal Mercado y Alejandro and Teodora Alonso Realonda y Quintos in the town of Calamba in Laguna province. He had nine sisters and one brother. His parents were leaseholders of a hacienda and an accompanying rice farm by the Dominicans.