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Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Corazon Aquino

Corazon Aquino, 1989

Corazon Aquino was a Filipino politician who served as the 11th president of the Philippines from 1986 to 1992. She was the most prominent figure of the 1986 People Power Revolution, which ended the two-decade rule of President Ferdinand Marcos and led to the establishment of the current democratic Fifth Philippine Republic. She was born on this day, January 25, in 1933 (d. 2009).