Bernardo Legara

5 November 1968–7 January 2009 (Age 40)
Mandaue, Cebu, Philippines

The Life of Bernardo

Bernardo Legara was born on 5 November 1968, in Mandaue, Cebu, Philippines. He died on 7 January 2009, in Carmen, Cebu, Philippines, at the age of 40.

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Age 4

Marcos declares martial law. The parliament is suspended, opposition politicians are arrested, censorship is imposed.

Age 13

Marcos lifts Martial Law.

Age 18

"Marcos was declared winner in a presidential election beating Corazon Aquino amid charges of fraud. There are mass protests, dubbed ""people power"", in Manila. The military withdraws its support for Marcos. Marcos flees to Hawaii. Aquino is declared president and forms a new government. Marcos dies in Hawaii in 1989."

Name Meaning

French (Legaré): nickname from the past participle of Old French esgarer ‘to be troubled or abandoned’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Bernardo Legara - Government record: birth-name: Bernardo Legara

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