DON FELIPE CALDERON

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Don Felipe Calderon who founded the Escuela de Derecho de Manila in 1899,the forerunner of the Manila Law College was remember today, on the occasion of the celebration of the 110th foundation day of Malolos Constitution.It was Don Felipe Calderon who founded the Escuela de Derecho de Manila pursuant to mandate of the Malolos Constitution that education should be fostered under the First Philippine Republic. In his monument erected at the Plaza Calderon, in Sta.Ana,Manila,Calderon is recognized as the "Father of the Malolos Constitution"."Founder of the Escuela de Derecho de Manila", and the one who stablished the Asociacion de Abogados,the predecessor of the present Philippine Bar Association. Mean time a foundation called Felipe Calderon Association was established in cooperation with the heirs and successor of Felipe Calderon in order to perpetuate the memory of Don Felipe and remember his contribution to the Philippine history.The Association is based in the Manila Law College in Sales Street,Manila Read More »