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asked in category: General Last Updated: 31st March, 2020

How many years is Independence Day in the Philippines?

121 years

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Also question is, how many years now is the Independence Day?

One of the most significant dates in the Philippine's history is Independence Day because it marks the nation's independence from the Spanish rule on June 12, 1898.

Quick Facts.

This year: Fri, Jun 12, 2020
Next year: Sat, Jun 12, 2021
Last year: Wed, Jun 12, 2019
Type: Regular Holiday

Additionally, when was the Declaration of Philippine Independence? June 12, 1898

Furthermore, how did Philippines gain independence?

When the Philippines gained independence from the United States on July 4, 1946, Roxas became the first president of the new republic. In that treaty the United Kingdom also accepted that the Turtle Islands as well as the Mangsee Islands were part of the Philippines Archipelago and therefore under US sovereignty.

What is the meaning of Philippine Independence Day?

Independence Day (Filipino: Araw ng Kasarinlán; also known as Araw ng Kalayaan, "Day of Freedom") is an annual national holiday in the Philippines observed on June 12, commemorating the declaration of Philippine independence from Spain in 1898.

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