Rizal, José, 1861-1896

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José Rizal (b. June 19, 1861, Calamba, Spanish Philippines–d. Dec. 30, 1896, Bagumbayan, Spanish Philippines) was a doctor and Philippine nationalist. He studied medicine in the Philippines and in Europe and trained as an ophthalmologist. While in Spain, he was leader of the reform movement of Filipino students. When he returned to Manila in 1892, he formed a civic movement called La Liga Filipina. Rizal was arrested en route to Cuba via Spain and was imprisoned in Barcelona on October 6, 1896. He was executed by the Spanish colonial government for the crime of rebellion after the Philippine Revolution. He was also a prolific writer and poet.
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associatedWith Compañía General de Tabacos de Filipinas. corporateBody
associatedWith Compañía General de Tabacos de Filipinas. corporateBody
associatedWith Craig, Austin, 1824-1881. person
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associatedWith Hervosa, Mariano, 1851-1889. person
associatedWith Ibn Batuta, 1304-1377. person
associatedWith Lete, Eduardo de. person
associatedWith Meyer, Adolf Bernhard, 1840-1911 person
associatedWith Meyer, Adolf Bernhard, 1840-1911. person
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associatedWith Retana, W. E. (Wenceslao Emilio), 1862-1924, person
associatedWith Robertson, James Alexander, 1873-1939. person
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alumnusOrAlumnaOf University of Paris corporateBody
associatedWith Virchow, Rudolf, 1821-1902 person
associatedWith Zulueta, Clemente J., d. 1904, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Calamba 40 PH
Rizal Park Subdivision 40 PH
Republic of the Philippines 00 PH
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Clinical medicine--History--19th century--Sources
Names, Chinese--History--19th century--Sources
Filipinos--History--19th century--Sources
Tagalog language--Etymology--History--19th century--Sources
Literature
Ciegos--Libros y lectura
Manuscripts, Spanish
Students--History--19th century--Sources
Chinese language--Etymology--History--19th century--Sources
Manuscripts, French
Surgery--Patients--History--19th century--Sources
Type specimens (Natural history)--History--19th century--Sources
Zoology--History--19th century--Sources
Names, Geographical--History--19th century--Sources
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Authors
Poets
Politicians
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Person

Birth 1861-06-19

Death 1896-12-30

Filipinos

French,

Spanish; Castilian,

English,

German

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