December issues of different magazines
December 21 (2004): Mr. & Ms. Magazine Vol. XXVIII No. 35
On the Cover: Diether Ocampo and Kristine Hermosa
Words of Wisdom
“Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away. No one knows, however, when that day and hour will come – neither the angels in heaven nor the Son; the FATHER alone knows.” – The Gospel According to Matthew 24:35-36, The Good News Bible in Today’s English Version.
Disyembre 21 sa Kasaysayan ng Pilipinas
Noong Disyembre 21, 1936, ang National Defense Act ay ipinasa bilang Commonwealth Act No. 1. Layon nito ang pagbuo ng Philippine Army kaalinsabay ang pagtatayo ng Philippine Military Academy (PMA). Ito rin ang itinuturing na araw ng pagsisimula ng Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).
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Personalities and celebrities born on December 21:
1746 – Jose de la Cruz (a.k.a. Huseng Sisiw), poet and playwright – in Tondo, Manila (d. March 12, 1829).
1892 – Nicolas Alviar Zafra, educator and historian – in San Fernando, La Union (d. January 7, 1979).
1929 – Alfredo Siojo Lim (Chinese name Lin Wenluo), police officer and politician – in Sampaloc, Manila.
1958 – Cerge Remonde (birth name Glecerio Mamites Remonde), journalist and politician – in Argao, Cebu (d. January 19, 2010).
Karel Marquez on the cover of UNO MagazineJanuary-February 2006 issue.
1987 – Ryza Cenon (full name Rhiza Ann Cenon Simbulan), actress, dancer and model – in Gapan City, Nueva Ecija.
1987 – Valerie Concepcion (birth name Valerie Noroña Galang), actress, model and television host – in Tondo, Manila.
Valerie Concepcion on the covers (from left to right): FHM Philippines July 2006 issue, Maxim Philippines February 2007 issue, MOD Magazine March 2008 issue and Maxim Philippines January 2009 issue.
Si Al Pacino tampok sa taklob-pahina ng
Entertainment Weekly December 21, 1990issue.
Ang tinatawag na breakthrough role ng Hollywood actor na si Al Pacino sa pelikula ay ang kaniyang pagganap bilang Michael Corleone sa Godfather (1972). Na nominado kaagad siya bilang Best Supporting Actor sa Academy Awards. Nagpatuloy ang pagganap niya sa papel na ito sa Godfather Part II (1974) at Godfather Part III (1990).
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