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Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Corazon Aquino

Corazon Aquino, 1989

Corazon “Cory” Aquino was a Filipino politician who served as the 11th President of the Philippines, becoming the first woman to hold that office. Aquino took office on this day, February 25, in 1986 and was President until June 30, 1992.

See a color portrait of Aquino by Karsh.