Tuesday, May 29, 2012

May 29


May issues of different magazines

MAY 29
TV Guide, May 29 – June 4, 2006
On the cover: Marcia Cross of the TV series Desperate Housewives
 
GLIMPSE FROM THE PAST
Brooke Shields, when she was 12 (looking very much mature),
on the cover of People Weekly, May 29, 1978 issue.
 
Events that happened on May 29:
1936 – Two Filipino pilot, Antonio Arnaiz and Juan Calvo, successfully made a trans-continental flight from Manila to Madrid, Spain
2012 – The Senate Impeachment Court headed by Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile rendered a decision of guilty against Chief Justice Renato C. Corona on a vote of 20 to 3.


Personalities and celebrities born on May 29:
1906 – Manuel Colayco, writer and guerilla leader – in Pasay, Rizal (now part of Metro Manila) (d. February 10, 1945).
1964 – Jestoni Alarcon (full name Jesus Antonio Pineda Alarcon), actor and politician – in Quezon City.



A figure of Rameses the Great (Rameses II)
on the cover of Time May 29, 1995 issue.
Larawang Tribiya
          Si Rameses the Great (Rameses II, c. 1303 B.C. – 1213 B.C.) ay ang tinaguriang pinakamakapangyarihang pharaoh sa kasaysayan sa Egyptian Empire. Tinawag din siya sa salitang Greek na Ozymandias, na siyang naging inspirasyon ni Percy Bysshe Shelley sa pagsulat ng kaniyang tulang “Ozymandias.” Ang Remeses din na ito ang ginampanang papel ni Yul Brynner sa pelikulang The Ten Commandments (1956) na naging katunggali ni Moses na ginampanan naman ni Charlton Heston. Siya ang Rameses na paraong tinutukoy sa aklat ng Bibliya na Exodus.
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