May issues of different magazines
Mr. & Ms. Vol. 24 No. 1, May 9, 2000 (Mother’s Day issue)On the Cover: Prima ballerina Lisa Macuja and daughters Sacha and Missy
Events that happened on May 9:
1956 – Reparation Agreement between the Philippines and Japan was signed in Malacañang. The agreement provided for the payment of 800 million dollars by Japan to the Philippines for the damage caused during World War II.
Personalities and celebrities born on May 9:
1872 –Gregorio Singian, noted surgeon (d. January 29, 1939).
1875 – Gregoria de Jesus, revolutionary worker and wife of Andres Bonifacio – in Kalookan, Rizal (now Kalookan City) (d. March 15, 1943).
1900 – David Nepomuceno, sprinter and first Filipino to compete in the Olympics (d. September 27, 1939).
1979 – Ara Mina (real name Hazel Pascual Reyes), actress, singer and model – in Manila.
|Ara Mina on the covers of True Horoscope September 9, 2003 issue and FHM Philippines July 2005 issue.|
1992 – Chris Gutierrez (full name Christopher Juno Gutierrez Balbin), actor – in Delaware, U.S.A.
Ang Pilipinas ay nagdaos ng kauna-unahan nitong nationawide fully-automated election noong araw ng Lunes, Mayo 10, 2010, bilang pagsunod sa Republic Act No. 9369 (Amended Computerization Act of 2007).
Ayon sa record ng Commission on Election (COMELEC), 99 ang nagpatalang nais kumandidato bilang Pangulo ng Pilipinas, subalit siyam lamang sa mga ito ang inaprubahan ng commission. Sa nasabing halalan, mayroong mahigit 85,000 kandidato para sa 17,000 puwesto sa national at local na pamahalaan. Batay din sa record, humigit-kumulang 40 porsyento ng mga botante ay mula sa 18-35 age bracket, kabilang ang halos tatlong angaw na bagong rehistradong botante.
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