A timeline of major events in philippine history from the time of ferdinand magellan to the present. History of philippines: the philippines is the only country in southeast asia that was subjected to western colonization before it had the opportunity to develop. The tagalog word for “history” is kasaysayan spain’s rule of the philippines began soon after the explorer ferdinand magellan discovered the islands in 1521. The philippines, officially known as the republic of the philippines is a sovereign state in southeast asia in the western pacific ocean. Heritage & historical history the philippines has a rich history beginning from its earliest days as one of the busiest trading posts in south east asia and later.
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