Saturday, February 18, 2012

February 18

 
February issues of different magazines

FEBRUARY 18
February 18 (2003): Mr. & Ms. Vol. XXVI No. 43
On the Cover: Ben Affleck as Matt Murdock and the Marvel superhero Daredevil

Events that happened on February 18
1565 – Miguel Lopez de Legaspi took possession of Samar in the name of the Spanish crown.
1904 – The American invading forces offered a 2,500-peso reward for the capture of Filipino general Artemio Ricarte.
1936 – Pres. Manuel L. Quezon created the National Council of Education headed by Rafael Palma through Executive Order No. 19.
1981 – Lorenzo Ruiz was beatified by Pope John Paul II.
2011 – Hubert Webb, son of former senator Freddie Webb together with his co-accused in the Vizconde Massacre case were acquitted by the Supreme Court.



Personalities and celebrities born on February 18:
1940 – Perla Bautista, award-winning actress, in Cavite.
1951 – Isabel Preysler (full name Maria Isabel Arrastia Preysler), journalist, socialite and television host – in Manila.
1976 – Bernadette Sembrano (full name Bernadette Sembrano Lorraine Palisada Domiguez Sembrano), reporter, news caster and TV host.
Bernadette Serbrano
on the cover of MOD Vol. 37 No. 1743, March 18, 2005
 
1981 – Assunta de Rossi (real name Maria Assunta Tiotangco Schiavone), Filipino-Italian actress and model – in Lecce, Italy.
Assunta de Rossi
on the covers of MOD January 12, 2001 and FHM Philippines August 2000 issues.



Naging Prinsesa Pagkatapos ay Reyna
From 16-year-old Princess Elizabeth (Life Magazine
February 15, 1943 issue) to Queen Elizabeth II (Life Magazine
Febrruary 18, 1953 issue).
          Naging prinsesa si Elizabeth Alexandra noong 1936 sa edad na 10-taong-gulang nang maging hari ang kaniyang amang si George VI (1895-1952) dahil binitawan ng kaniyang tiyuhing si Edward VIII (1894-1972) ang pagkahari upang magpakasal kay Wallis Warfield Simpson (1896-1986) na isang two-time American divorcee, at itinuturing na isang commoner. Naging reyna siya noong 1952 matapos masawi ang kaniyang amang-hari. Ang pormal na pagpuputong kay Queen Elizabeth II ng korona noong 1953 ang kauna-unahang royal coronation na isinahimpapawid sa pamamagitan ng television.
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Actress Jennifer Jones on the cover of
Look Magazine February 18, 1947 issue.
Larawang Tribiya
          Ang tunay na pangalan ng Hollywood actress na si Jennifer Jones ay Phylis Lee Isley (1919-2009). Limang beses siyang nominado bilang Academy Award Best Actress, subalit sa kaniyang pagganap bilang Bernadette Soubirous sa pelikulang Song of Bernadette (1943) lamang siya pinalad na magwagi. Ang huling pelikulang nilabasan niya ay ang Towering Inferno (1974), kung saan nakita siyang nakikipagsayaw kay Fred Astaire bago sumiklab ang sunog sa bagong-gawang pinakamataas na gusali sa buong mundo na nasa San Francisco.
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