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Rodrigo Roa DuterteRodrigo Roa Duterte
Currently Mayor in Davao City Philippines

Birthdate: March 28, 1945
Description: Rodrigo Duterte's parents are former Governor in Davao Vicente G. Duterte and Soledad "Soleng" Roa, a school teacher and civic leader. His siblings are Blue Boy Duterte, Jocelyn Duterte and Benjamin "Bong" Duterte. Duterte has 3 kids from his annulled spouse Elizabeth Zimmerman and 1 daughter from his domestic partner Honeylet Avancena.
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Manuel "Mar" Araneta Roxas II Manuel "Mar" Araneta Roxas II
Currently Cabinet of the Philippines as Secretary of the Interior and Local Government
Birthdate: May 13, 1957
Description: Manuel Araneta Roxas II is the son of former Senator Gerry Roxas, and the grandson of former Philippine President Manuel Roxas and industrialist J. Amado Araneta. He is a graduate of the Wharton School, wherein he worked as an investment banker, mobilizing venture capital funds for small and medium enterprises.
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Miriam Defensor Santiago Miriam Defensor Santiago
Currently Senator of the Philippines
Birthdate: June 15,1945
Description: Miriam Defensor Santiago was named one of The 100 Most Powerful Women in the World in 1997 by The Australian magazine. In 1988, she was named laureate of the Ramon Magsaysay Award for government service, with a citation “for bold and moral leadership in cleaning up a corrupt-ridden government agency. In 2012, Santiago became the first Filipina and the first Asian from a developing country to be elected a judge of the International Criminal Court.
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Mary Grace Sonora Poe - Llamanzares Mary Grace Sonora Poe - Llamanzares
Currently Senator of the Philippines
Birthdate: September 3, 1968
Description: Grace Poe was abandoned by her biological parents at birth in Iloilo Philippines. She was later adopted by Philippine National Artist Fernando Poe, Jr. and his wife Susan Roces. She spent much of her adult life in the United States. Grace Poe returned to the Philippines after learning that her father, who ran in a disputed presidential election in 2004, died later that year.
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Jejomar Binay
Jejomar "Jojo" Cabauatan Binay Sr.

Currently Vice President of the Philippines
Birthdate: November 11, 1942
Description: Jejomar Binay became an orphan at the age of nine and was adopted by his uncle, Ponciano Binay. Jejomar Binay married Dr. Elenita Sombilo Binay, who also served as mayor of Makati (1998 to 2001). Binay also served as the president of the Boy Scouts of the Philippines.
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