November 27. Benigno S. Aquino, Jr. - 25th Death Anniversary
Amstar Company, Inc. Perf.
Pairs, Sheets of
Se-tenant Pairs (25,000)
Photo Portrait of Aquino
Hand-drawn Portrait of Aquino
Designer and Graphic Artist: Corazon T. Loza
Design Coordinator: Dr. Ngo Tiong
First Day Covers: Manila
Benigno Servillano Aquino, Jr. (November 27, 1932 – August 21,
as Ninoy Aquino.
was a former Philippine Senator, Governor, Vice Governor and Mayor
and a leader of the opposition to the rule of Ferdinand Marcos.
was assassinated at the Manila International Airport (now named the
Ninoy Aquino International Airport) upon returning home from exile
in the United States.
death catapulted his widow, Corazon Aquino, to the limelight and
subsequently to the presidency, replacing the 20-year-old Marcos