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/ 04:49 AM December 15, 2011

Today, December 15, is the 26th death anniversary of Carlos P. Romulo, the first Asian to become president of the United Nations. A National Artist in Literature, he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in journalism in 1942 for a series of articles he wrote just before World War II. He wrote and published 18 books.—Schatzi Quodala, Inquirer Research


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