Diosdado Macapagal


Diosdado Macapagal painting

Diosdado Pangan Macapagal (September 28, 1910–April 21, 1997), Filipino politician, ninth president of the Philippines, fifth president of the Third Republic.

Vice-President: Emmanuel Pelaez (December 30, 1961-December 30, 1965)
 
Political Parties: Liberal Party
 
Positions: President of the Philippines (December 30, 1961-December 30, 1965)
Vice-President of the Philippines (December 30, 1957-December 30, 1961)
Representative of the First District of Pampanga (1949–1957)
Chief of the Law Division of the Department of Foreign Affairs
Secretary to the Philippine Embassy in Washington DC.
Legal assistant, Offices of Presidents Manuel L. Quezon and Jose P. Laurel
 
Other Positions: President, 1971 Constitutional Convention
Member, Council of State (Aquino administration)
Member, National Security Council (Aquino and Ramos administrations)
Honorary Chairman, National Centennial Commission