Monday, August 6, 2007

Jose D. Avelino


"Father of the Philippine Workmen's Compensation Law"



Jose Avelino
AKA Jose Dera Avelino


QUOTE
"Graft and corruption are inherent in human nature."


ALIAS
"Peping"


DATE OF BIRTH
August 5, 1890

BIRTHPLACE
Calbayog, Samar, Philippines


FATHER: Alfonsa Dera
MOTHER: Baltazar Avelino


WIFE: Enriqueta Casal


YEAR OF DEATH
July 21, 1986


USEFUL LINKS

Biography of Senate President Avelino
Senator Profile of Jose Avelino
Remembering Jose Avelino: A Heartbeat Away From The Presidency
Wikipedia Article on Jose Avelino
An Interpretation of the Philippine Election of 1953