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Maria Gloria Macaraeg Macapagal Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (born April 5, 1947) is a Filipino politician who served as the 14th President of the Philippines from 2001 to 2010, as the 12th Vice President of the Philippines from 1998 to 2001, and is currently a member of the House of Representatives representing the 2nd District of Pampanga. She was the country's second female president (after Corazón Aquino), and the daughter of former President Diosdado Macapagal. Arroyo is also the first duly elected female Vice President of the Philippines.Arroyo was a former professor of economics at Ateneo de Manila University where Benigno Aquino III was one of her students. She entered government in 1987, serving as assistant secretary and undersecretary of the Department of Trade and Industry upon the invitation of President Corazon Aquino. After serving as a senator from 1992 to 1998, she was elected to the vice presidency under President Joseph Estrada, despite having run on an opposing ticket. After Estrada was accused of corruption, she resigned her cabinet position as Secretary of Social Welfare and Development and joined the growing opposition to the president, who faced impeachment. Estrada was soon forced from office by the EDSA Revolution of 2001, and Arroyo was sworn into the presidency by Chief Justice Hilario Davide, Jr. on January 20, 2001. She was elected to a full six-year presidential term in the controversial May 2004 Philippine elections, and was sworn in on June 30, 2004. Following her presidency she was elected to the House of Representatives, making her the second Philippine president—after José P. Laurel—to pursue a lower office after their presidency.On November 18, 2011, Arroyo was arrested following the filing of criminal charges against her for electoral fraud. She was held at the Veterans Memorial Medical Center in Quezon City under charges of electoral sabotage. but released on bail in July 2012. She was re-arrested while in hospital on charges of misuse of $8.8 million in state lottery funds in October 2012.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Full NameGloria Macapagal Arroyo
Date Of BirthApril 5, 1947
Place Of BirthManila, Philippines
Height4' 11" (1.5 m)
ProfessionPolitician, Writer, Economist
EducationAteneo de Manila University
NationalityPhilippine
SpouseJose Miguel Arroyo
ChildrenEvangelina Lourdes, Evangelina Lourdes Arroyo-Bernas
ParentsDiosdado Macapagal, Eva Macapagal
SiblingsArturo Macapagal, Cielo Macapagal-Salgado, Diosdado Macapagal, Jr.
Star SignAries
#Fact
1[June 27] Issued a public apology over the Gloriagate scandal. She admitted to have called an election official over the phone during the 2004 presidential election. She has been rocked by calls of resignation by opposition camp, headed by supporters of the late action king Fernando Poe Jr. who was allegedly cheated in his victory. [June 2005]
2A new variety of potato was named after her, "Gloria Kamaptengan.".
3Mother of Mikey Macapagal Arroyo.
4Daughter of Diosdado P. Macapagal, 6th President of the Philippines (1962-1965).
5According to surveys done between 2004 and 2006, Ms Arroyo may be the most unpopular President in the history of the Philippines. Her spokepersons Michael Defensor and Ignacio Bunye, described as "lackeys" in certain circles, refuse to believe the surveys and always proclaim a contrary opinion.
6Macapagal took a degree in commerce at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., where the future US president Bill Clinton was one of her classmates.
7She was sworn in as the president of the Philippines on 20 January 2001, when her predecessor, Joseph Estrada, a former movie actor, was forced from office by mass street protests, accused of cronyism and taking bribes from illegal gambling syndicates. Arroyo is the daughter of Diosdado Macapagal, the ninth president of the Philippines, who was popular, and she is also very popular. Previously she had been a teacher and served as Assistant Secretary, then as Under-Secretary of the Department of Trade and Industry in the government of President Corazon Aquino. During her post of Executive Director of the garments and textile export board, the Filipino textile industry grew to become the country's top foreign-currency earner. She was also twice elected as Senator in the 1990s.
8As President of the Philippines, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has faced the problem of guerrilla activity by separatist Islamic fundamentalists in the south of the country. The separatists, who have kidnapped and murdered foreign tourists and others, have been linked to al-Qaeda by the US government. President George W. Bush received her on an official state visit and they issued a joint statement on the deployment of American troops in the Philippines. Arroyo ended the ceasefire with the rebels and Bush promised military support. Bush also declared the Philippines a "major non-Nato ally." [May 2003]

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey2012DocumentaryHerself, President of the Philippines
I-Witness2011TV Series documentaryHerself
Destination Truth2008TV SeriesHerself
Ang mabuhay para sa masa2007Video documentary
The Working President2002TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
I-Witness2011TV Series documentaryHerself
Asia Today2007TV SeriesHerself
Walang bakas2004TV Movie documentaryHerself (uncredited)
The Many Faces of Death, Part 61995Video documentaryHerself

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