President of the Republic of the Philippines
June 30, 1992 - June 30, 1998
Date of Birth: March 18, 1928
Place of Birth: Lingayen, Pangasinan
Father: Atty. Narciso Ramos
Mother: Angela Valdez
Espouse: Amelita Martinez
Elementary and High School
• Padilla Elementary School
• Philippine Military Academy, (1947)
• U.S. Military Academy, West Point New York, U.S (1950)
• Civil Engineering Masteral Degree, University of
• Associate Infantry Company Officer's Course, Fort
• MBA, Ateneo de Manila University
IMPORTANT NOTES IN HISTORY
- He was sent by
the Philippines on active service to the Korean War
(1950-1953) and the Vietnam War(1959-1975).
- He founded the
Special Forces of the Philippine Army.
- Was Chief of
the Philippine Constabulary, which is known now as
Philippine National Police or PNP.
Vice-Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the
Philippines or AFP for five years in the Marcos
- Launched the
Philippines 2000 which aimed to bring progress to the
- Served as Head
of the Intelligence Services of the Armed Forces of
the Philippines and Deputy Chief of Staff for Home
- Together with
then Defense Minister Juan Ponce Enrile, they withdrew
their support of the Marcos Government and joined
Corazon Aquino and the People Power Movement on
February 22, 1986.
- He was Chief
of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines in
- He was the
country's representative at the Third Asean Conference
in Malaysia in 1969 and at the Asean Ministerial
Conference in Kuala Lumpur.
Secretary, Department of National Defense, (1988.)
Regional Development of Region 9.
President of the Republic of the Philippines in 1992.
He formed the Commission on National Reconciliation to
put an end to the war waged by the Communist rebels
and the Muslim against the government.